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  • A simulation made to help protecting our own people

    19/03/2020 - 23/03/2020

    We keep on reading about the covid-19 emergency, and the experts are asking us to slow down its spread through social distancing. We need to focus our community efforts by raising the awareness. If you want to understand more about the disease and why it's so important to self-isolate, we invite you to try this interactive simulation and help us fight it together!

  • La Settimana Del Cervello

    19/03/2020 - 23/03/2020

    Dal 16 al 22 marzo 2020 si festeggia nel mondo la “Settimana del Cervello”! Così da più di 40 anni, in marzo si sviluppa un festival universale di attività creative che testimoniano le meraviglie del Cervello e spiegano quanto rilevante è l'impatto che le Neuroscienze hanno sulla nostra vita quotidiana. Diventa partner! Esplora il cervello con noi e libera la tua creatività!


The mission of the CIRN, the InterUniversity Center for Research in Neurosciences (“Centro Interuniversitario di Ricerca in Neuroscienze” in Italian), is to promote high-level multidisciplinary research and education in the field of Neuroscience, to uncover mechanisms of nervous system function and dysfunction at different ages.

The members of the CIRN conduct research in various areas of Neuroscience, in relation to both health and disease, in human beings as well in cellular and animal models.
The CIRN also coordinates teaching programs on neuroscience and cognitive sciences.
The center itself has been founded by the Universities “Federico II of Naples” (UniNA) and “Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli", now named "Università degli Studi della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli” (SUN).


The CIRN promotes researching in the following fields:

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