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NeuroLab for High School Students

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an IBP member program

Academic Level:
High School Students

Hosted by Coastal Marine Biolabs (CMB), the NeuroLab program provides high school students with a rare glimpse into the daily practice of science and affords them a unique opportunity to experience how biomedical research unfolds in real-world scientific settings. During residential research institutes hosted each summer at the CMB lab, students explore the relationships among model organisms, model systems, and scientific models -- they learn how scientists peer into the nervous system and study the role of genes and gene products in nervous system hardwiring -- and they apply cutting-edge genetic techniques, molecular visualization tools, and computational methods to contribute new data that may help unravel the mystery of nervous system development.

For more information, contact our scientists at 805-289-9275 or email our TEAM at

Participating Institution(s):
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Coastal Marine Biolabs Integrative Biosciences Institute (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Bioinformatics & Genomics
Genetics & Genomics
Molecular Biology

Developmental Biology
Genomic Analysis
Molecular Genetics
STEM Education

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This program is funded by:
National Institute of Health (NIH)

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