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Nobel Laureate Edvard Moser at the BCBT summer school in Barcelona. 1 Sept., 2015

27 Aug 2015 - 09:30

The BCBT summer school, together with CSN II is proud to announce the participation of Nobel Laureate Edvard Moser during the first week of the school.  August 31-September 11, 2015. The event is hosted by SPECS at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

Edvard Moser, together with John O'Keefe and May-Britt Moser, received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2014 for the discovery of those brain cells (grid cells and place cells) that allow animals to understand their location in space. 

http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/2014/

Edvard Moser is professor of neuroscience and director of the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim. To know more about Edvard Moser's research go to http://www.ntnu.edu/kavli/research/moser