Research

Research

The Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute supports state-of-the-art research and innovative educational activities of more than 100 located at Florida Atlantic and affiliate research centers and is the sponsor for the Florida Atlantic Neuroscience Student Organization.


Two students at the nikon microscope

Collectively, the Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute seeks to unlock the secrets of brain development, function and plasticity and how the mechanisms uncovered can be compromised to drive devastating brain disorders such as Autism, Schizophrenia, Depression and Alzheimer’s Disease.

Lab image from a microscope