McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Research institute within Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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McGovern Institute for Brain Research
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EstablishedFebruary 28, 2000; 20 years ago (2000-02-28)
Field of research
Neuroscience
DirectorRobert Desimone
Address43 Vassar Street
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139
USA
LocationCambridge, Massachusetts
Operating agency
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Websitemcgovern.mit.edu

The McGovern Institute for Brain Research is a research institute within MIT. Its mission is to understand how the brain works and to discover new ways to prevent or treat brain disorders. The institute was founded in 2000 by Patrick McGovern and Lore Harp McGovern with a gift to MIT that is expected to total $350M over 20 years.[1]


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