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President Obama Launches the BRAIN Initiative

April 03, 2013
NCCAM Blog Team

Mulit-color image of whole brain for brain imaging research
Photo Credit: NIMH

Yesterday, President Barack Obama announced the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative. 

Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and Arati Prabhakar, Ph.D., Director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, co-wrote a guest post on The White House Blog that provides an overview of the pioneering effort to rally Federal agencies, nonprofits, foundations, companies, and others in the challenge to understand the complexities of the human brain.

Learn more about how NIH researchers will support and contribute to the Brain Initiative.

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This initiative taken by President will definately help to uncover answers to many questions . 

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