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Apr 06, 2020, 11:00 ET Allen Institute Announces New Phase Of Neuroscience Research

The Allen Institute today announced new phases of research for its largest division, the Allen Institute for Brain Science, as well as a leader hired ...


Mar 04, 2020, 13:00 ET Competition Yields New Approaches To Trace Development, Cell By Cell

The Allen Institute and Sage Bionetworks today revealed the winning teams of the Allen Institute Cell Lineage Reconstruction DREAM Challenge, an open ...


Feb 19, 2020, 16:00 ET Allen Institute Adds Former Washington Governor, Executives From JPMorgan Chase And Deloitte To Board of Directors

The Allen Institute today announced the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors: Margaret Anderson, Managing Director with...


Oct 14, 2019, 11:00 ET Allen Institute Debuts New Window Into Brain Cell Communication

The Allen Institute today released its first — and the world's largest — dataset of electrical brain activity gathered using Neuropixels, a new...


Sep 25, 2019, 11:01 ET Allen Institute Announces 2019 Next Generation Leaders

The Allen Institute today debuted the 2019 Next Generation Leaders, a group of six early-career neuroscientists who will participate in a special...


Jan 30, 2019, 13:00 ET Allen Institute Names Two New Executives

The Allen Institute today announced it has hired two new executives: Todd Peterson, Ph.D., joined the Institute in December as Chief Scientific...


May 24, 2018, 12:00 ET Executive Director of The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group to Depart

The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group announced today that its founding executive director, Thomas C. Skalak will leave his role as Executive Director on ...


Mar 21, 2018, 01:07 ET Conceptual Artist Tavares Strachan Joins Allen Institute As First Artist-In-Residence

The Allen Institute today announced that conceptual artist Tavares Strachan has joined the Allen Institute as the Institute's first...


Mar 14, 2017, 11:59 ET Marjorie Thomas Joins Allen Institute As Chief Financial Officer

The Allen Institute today announced that Marjorie Thomas, currently Chief Financial Officer at RealNetworks, will join the Institute's executive team ...


Mar 23, 2016, 01:57 ET Paul G. Allen Announces $100 Million to Launch the Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group

Philanthropist and entrepreneur Paul G. Allen today announced an initial commitment of $100 million to create The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group,...


Feb 09, 2016, 01:00 ET Allen Institute For Cell Science Announces Scientific Directors

The Allen Institute for Cell Science today announced the appointment of its first four scientific directors. The directors will build out...


Jan 04, 2016, 11:04 ET Using Genes To Understand The Brain's Building Blocks

Understanding the cellular building blocks of the brain, including the number and diversity of cell types, is a fundamental step toward understanding ...


Dec 01, 2015, 12:04 ET Allen Institute Moves Into New State-of-the-Art Research Facility

Today the Allen Institute announced the opening of its new headquarters in Seattle's South Lake Union neighborhood, the city's biotechnology hub....


Nov 16, 2015, 11:09 ET Allen Institute Researchers Decode Patterns That Make Our Brains Human

The human brain may be the most complex piece of organized matter in the known universe, but Allen Institute researchers have begun to unravel the...


Oct 13, 2015, 10:00 ET Allen Institute for Brain Science Announces 2015 Next Generation Leaders

The Allen Institute for Brain Science announces the newest cohort of Next Generation Leaders: a group of six distinguished young researchers who will ...


Jul 14, 2015, 08:23 ET The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation Partners With The Alzheimer's Association To Award Grants For Foundational Alzheimer's Research

The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation and the Alzheimer's Association announced today the award of three grants at the frontier of investigating the...


Jul 14, 2015, 08:07 ET The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation Awards $7 Million to Reveal Biology of Alzheimer's Disease

The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation announced today the award of Allen Distinguished Investigator (ADI) grants to five teams of researchers with...


May 14, 2015, 10:21 ET New Release Of Glioblastoma Atlas Sheds Light On Deadly Disease

Robust new data added to the Ivy Glioblastoma Atlas Project (Ivy GAP) changes the scope and impact of this publicly available resource for...


May 14, 2015, 09:51 ET Allen Cell Types Database Launched

The Allen Institute for Brain Science announced today that it is taking the first major scientific step to create a searchable standards database for ...


Mar 31, 2015, 12:01 ET International Initiative Launched to Advance State-of-the-Art Digital Tracings of Neurons

The Allen Institute for Brain Science is spearheading a landmark international effort to define and advance the state-of-the-art digital...