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The Neurosciences Graduate Program at the University of California, San Diego, together with our participating institutions, offers an outstanding opportunity for graduate training in one of the most highly interactive scientific environments available in the United States.

Our graduate program is ranked fourth in the country by the National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences.

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4/23/2015
Recently over coffee, my friend told me that scientists have been doing drug research wrong for years. He was referring to an article about the effects of social environment on drug taking. In the article, the author criticizes scientists, government... (more)
4/16/2015
  Whether it’s Outback’s Bloomin’ Onion or In-N-Out’s secret sauce, the Internet is awash with bloggers’ attempts to recreate iconic foods.  Regrettably, as the occasional DIY fail can attest, not all reproductions are indistinguishable from the... (more)
4/9/2015
Ever wish you had more than just five senses? Sure, it’s cool to see, hear, touch, smell, and taste the world, but wouldn’t it be great to be able to sense other things? Perhaps you would prefer X-ray vision, telepathy, the ability to tell the future... (more)

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Neurosciences Graduate Program faculty Takaki Komiyama is featured The Scientist magazine this month.


EIS is bringing kids from diverse backgrounds all together to learn. It brings kids of different demographics into an environment that will challenge them,” said Gentry Patrick, an associate professor of biology and associate director of the Neurosciences Graduate Program who organized the tour of research labs on campus.


Congratulations to our graduate program faculty who have been awarded early concept grants for brain research from the NSF! They include: Brenda Bloodgood, Takaki Komiyama, Andrea Chiba, Todd Coleman, David Kleinfeld, and Charles Stevens.


​Sirawaj Itthipuripat​, one of our third year students, was awarded a 2014 Howard Hughes Medical Institute International Student Research Fellowship!  


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