In the News
"How attention helps you remember: New study finds long-overlooked cells help the brain respond to visual stimuli."
MITnews, September 27, 2012.
"Simple mathematical computations underlie brain circuits: Discovery of how some neurons inhibit others could shed light on autism, other neurological disorders."
MITnews, August 9, 2012.
"The Inner Workings Of Autism,"
Chemical & Engineering News, March 5, 2012.
"Mriganka Sur Reveals the Mysteries of The Brain,"
Forbes India, February 24, 2012.
"New MIT center to fund autism research: Grants to focus on experimental ideas,"
Boston Globe, December 14, 2011.
"Two MIT scientists elected to the Institute of Medicine; Sur, Tsai among the 65 new members,"
MITnews, October 18, 2011.
"Picower: Development of the brainís visual cortex depends on experience with light,"
MIT media relations, September 7, 2011.
"Interneurons Are Not All Created Equally: Some Classes of Interneurons May Underlie Distinct Brain Disorders,"
Science Daily, September 28, 2010.
"Mriganka Sur: A New Look into the Brain," Forbes India, May 25, 2010.
"A change of mind:
One protein appears to control neuronsí ability to react to new experiences, MIT scientists show.," MITNews, March 24, 2010.