Prof. Kenji Doya Awarded Donald O. Hebb Award
Japanese Ministry Recognizes Two OIST Faculty Members
The Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) announced on April 9 that OIST faculty members Kenji Doya and Hidetoshi Saze will receive Commendations for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
Predicting the Future: “Striosome” Neurons in the Basal Ganglia Play a Key Role in Learning
Researchers at OIST have successfully isolated and recorded the activity of a subset of neurons in the striatum in the brain, shedding light on one mechanism underlying learning and decision making in animals.