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Biomedical researcher Dr. Maria Francisca Porto Cruz from the Chair of Biomedical Microtechnology at the Institute of Microsystems Engineering University of Freiburg was... [more]

New tracking method captures 3D motion of body points and can factor out the influence of unwanted movement [more]

Learn more about the research in the three research areas of IMBIT NeuroCore, NeuroProbes and NeuroBotics and meet Erwin, our four-legged robot. [more]

Researchers at the Bernstein Center and at BrainLinks-BrainTools develop a new model to understand plastic processes in the brain's networks [more]

The mission of the new Research Unit is to decipher the dynamic principles of prefrontal processing underlying cognitive flexibility. [more]

Multichannel optogenetics combined with laminar recordings for ultra-controlled neuronal interrogation [more]


BrainLinks-BrainTools aims to develop medical technology that directly interacts with the nervous system. In view of this aim, BrainLinks-BrainTools combines life-sciences and engineering sciences as well as their clinical applications. BrainLinks-BrainTools was established in 2012 as a cluster of excellence within the excellence inititative by the DFG (EXC 1086) and is funded as a Center since 2019 from the Federal Ministry of Economics, Science and Arts of Baden-W├╝rttemberg within the sustainability programm for projects of the excellence initiative II.