Inscopix “Thousand Neurons” Initiative to Democratize Access to Cutting-Edge Brain Activity …

CHICAGO, Oct. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — State-of-the art neurotechnologies for brain research, especially instrumentation, are often expensive, and are limited to a few elite and established laboratories.A new technology-as-a-service initiative called “Thousand Neurons”, launched today by Inscopix at the 2015 Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, allows neuroscientists to economically acquire the nVista microscopy system, a cutting edge technology for large-scale brain activity imaging in freely behaving animals, through a $1,000 per month subscription plan.”There is an urgent need to level the playing field by democratizing access to new neurotechnologies to a wider spectrum of researchers. The magnitude of the mapping goals set forth by the BRAIN Initiative demands a dramatic shift within the neuroscience community,” says Kunal Ghosh, Ph.D., CEO of Inscopix.The “Thousand Neurons” program is available first to participants in…


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