29 Aug 2018
Tackling the great paradox of biodiversity with game theory
These ideas are still largely theoretical, so we need to test how well the competition mechanisms proposed in the paper describe what happens when real species compete, but early results look quite promising. – Andres Laan
26 Jul 2018
Champalimaud scientists awarded one million euros by la Caixa Foundation
Carlos Ribeiro and Leopoldo Petreanu have been awarded Health Research la Caixa Grants of nearly 500,000 euros each to coordinate scientific projects. The grants are attributed to by the Foundation of la Caixa bank, Spain’s third largest financial institution. This is the first edition to include project coordinators working in Portugal.
16 Apr 2018
CR Researchers discover hidden structure of enigmatic "backwards" neural connections
The long-standing mystery of the organisation of “backwards” connections in the visual system has been solved. CR investigators discovered that they tell the brain where not to look.