About the Institute

The Brain Cognition and Brain Disease Institute promotes collaboration between the Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences and scientists at the McGovern Institute at MIT. BCBDI focuses on brain cognition and brain disease, including

  • Mechanisms underlying brain disorders
  • Neural basis of cognition and behavior
  • New tools and technology for brain research
  • Translational research: brain disease models for drug discovery.