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  Study Finds Linkage Between Social Network Structure and Brain Activity
 
Danielle Bassett, Eduardo D. Glandt Faculty Fellow and Associate Professor in the departments of Bioengineering and Electrical and Systems Engineering, recently collaborated with colleagues from the Annenberg School for Communication and elsewhere, applying her network science approach to the brain to a study of social networks.
 
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  Konrad Kording Appointed Penn Integrates Knowledge University Professor
 
President Amy Gutmann and Provost Vincent Price are pleased to announce the appointment of Konrad Kording as the Penn Integrates Knowledge University Professor, effective July 1, 2017. Kording, a pioneer of computational neuroscience, will hold joint appointments in the Department of Neuroscience in the Perelman School of Medicine and the Department of Bioengineering in the School of Engineering and Applied Science.
 
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  Penn/CHOP Study Will Translate Objective Diagnostic Measures for Sports-related Concussion Across the Lab, Clinic and Field
 
In a study will be led by three interdisciplinary co-investigators including Susan Margulies, Robert D. Bent Professor in Bioengineering, researchers are teaming up to translate preclinical research and human studies into better diagnostic tools for the clinic and the sidelines as well as creating the foundation for better headgear and other protective equipment.
 
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  Penn Researchers Receive $9.25M Grant to Study Cellular Mechanisms of Concussion
 
A $9.25 million grant has been awarded by the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation to a team of Penn researchers led by co-PI David F. Meaney, Solomon R. Pollack Professor and Chair of the Department of Bioengineering. The group will study the underlying mechanisms of concussion and help uncover potential clinical interventions that could improve recovery.
 
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