Neuroscientist Serge Dumoulin took office on 1 January 2016 as Director of the Spinoza Centre for Neuroimaging in Amsterdam. The Spinoza Centre allows neuroscientists to use ultra-sensitive MRI scanners for research into the functioning of brains and brain disorders.
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Which nerves connect our senses with our cerebral cortex? How do our brains become conscious of sensory stimuli? And how does that ultimately result in an understanding of what is happening around us? These are the kind of questions that Serge Dumoulin is engaged in, and which put him on the trail of a congenital abacus in our brain.See profile