"Nanjing Brain Observatory" Unveiled in Najing Jiangbei New Area

On the afternoon of Dec 10th of 2020, the opening ceremony of Nanjing Brain Observatory and Jiangbei New Area High-end Forum on Brain Science was held in Nanjing International Expo Center. As one of the sub-forums of the "2020 World Life and Health Conference", this event attracted more than 100 experts and scholars in the field of brain science from home and abroad to gather in Nanjing to discuss the new knowledge of science and technology. At the event, Chen Chumei, deputy director of the Administrative Committee of Jiangbei New Area, and Cheng Heping, academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, jointly unveiled the plaque of "Nanjing Brain Observatory".

"Nanjing Brain Observatory" is a high-end scientific research platform that focuses on the development and application of brain imaging technology in Jiangbei New Area and is laid out by Nanjing Translational Research Institute of Molecular Medicine, Peking University, a new research and development institution in Jiangbei New Area. At present, "Nanjing Brain Observatory" has brought together three advanced and sophisticated imaging equipments  developed originally by Chinese scientists. It will "base in Jiangbei, face China and serve the world", providing a platform for brain science researchers to exchange and integrate technologies, and providing cutting-edge innovation support in the field of brain science for the development of life and health industry in Jiangbei New Area.