Seven Caltech Faculty are Principal Investigators on NIH BRAIN Grants

Seven Caltech researchers are principal investigators on eight new neuroscience grants from the National Institutes of Health’s “Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies” (BRAIN) Initiative.


Many of these researchers are affiliated with TCCI® including: Mikhail Shapiro, Professor of Chemical Engineering; Carlos Lois, Research Professor of Biology; Richard Andersen, James G. Boswell Professor of Neuroscience; T&C Chen Brain–Machine Interface Center Leadership Chair; Director, T&C Chen Brain–Machine Interface Center; David Anderson – Seymour Benzer Professor of Biology; Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute for Neuroscience Leadership Chair; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Director, Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute for Neuroscience; Yuki Oka – Professor of Biology and Chen Scholar; Investigator, Heritage Medical Research Institute; and Viviana Gradinaru – Professor of Neuroscience and Biological Engineering; Director, Center for Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience.


Read more about their innovative projects on the TCCI® for Neuroscience site