University of Nevada, Reno

Seeing the Brain: History of Neuroimaging

Thursday, March 13

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Whittemore Gallery 39.5433916198639, -119.815739840269

Exquisite hand drawn images of neurons by Santiago Ramon y Cajal (1852 – 1934) juxtaposed with spectacular brain images created with cutting edge technology.

This gallery is part of Brain Awareness Week (BAW), a global campaign to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research. The Integrative Neuroscience Center of Biomedical Research Excellence and the Sierra Nevada Society for Neuroscience present a host of student oriented activities March 11-13, 2014, at the University of Nevada, Reno to celebrate and explore the wonders of the brain. For more information, visit

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Neuroscience, College of Science



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