Brain/MINDS: A Japanese National Brain Project for Marmoset Neuroscience

Hideyuki Okano, Erika Sasaki, Tetsuo Yamamori, Atsushi Iriki, Tomomi Shimogori, Yoko Yamaguchi, Kiyoto Kasai, Atsushi Miyawaki

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Brain/MINDS (Brain Mapping by Integrated Neurotechnologies for Disease Studies) is a national brain project started by Japan in 2014. With the goal of developing the common marmoset as a model animal for neuroscience, the project aims to build a multiscale marmoset brain map, develop new technologies for experimentalists, create transgenic lines for brain disease modeling, and integrate translational findings from the clinical biomarker landscape. Brain/MINDS will collaborate with global brain projects to share technologies and resources.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)582-590
Number of pages9
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2016 Nov 2

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)


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