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JP Changeux visits SPECS

6 Nov 2014 - 10:30

We are honoured to have Prof. JP Cangeux visit our laboratory and give a lecture for the DTIC_UFP seminar series: 

"The selective stabilisation of synapses and the development of cultural circuits in the human brain"

A short bio : Jean-Pierre Changeux is a French neurobiologist renowned for his work in various fields of biology; from the structure and function of proteins, to the early development of the nervous system, through cognitive functions. Member of the French Academy of Sciences since 1988, Emeritus Professor of the College de France and Director of Research at the Institut Pasteur, Jean-Pierre Changeux has received numerous scientific awards and Prize for his work, among which may be mentioned the Gold Medal by the CNRS in 1992, and the Grand Cross of the Order of the Legion of Honor in 2010.