Marta Moita wins an ERC Grant
This Grant will fund the research project “Circuits of Conspecific Observation”, which aims at unraveling how the brain uses defense behaviors as signals of danger and how it contributes to defense mechanisms at the population level.
Listen to Marta’s explanation of how this grant will impact future research in her lab.(PT)
The ERC Starting Grants aim to support early career independent researchers (with three to eight years’ research experience since completion of their PhD), with a promising scientific track record and proposing to carry out an ambitious and ground-breaking research proposal. The main selection criteria for this, and other, ERC awards is scientific excellence, and all areas of research are covered in the funding scheme.
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