President of the Russian Academy of Sciences: Research Institute of Medical Primatology should be the basic institute in Russian neuroscience
July 21, President of the Russian Academy of Sciences Alexander Sergeev and Vice President of the Russian Academy of Sciences Vladimir Chekhonin visited the Research Institute of Medical Primatology in Sochi. At the meeting, the scientists discussed how to include the institute in the program on neuroscience and artificial intelligence, which is now being developed at the RAS. “I think that the main drawback of today's research is the absence or very insignificant work in this area (in the field of neuroscience),” V. Chekhonin noted. - The highest nervous activity in monkeys is most similar to the human nervous system.…
Official visit of representatives of the Academy of Sciences of China
From June 24 to June 27, 2019, representatives of the Kunming Institute of Zoology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences made an official visit. During a visit of the Chinese delegation, a workshop was held on the signing of an agreement on research, scientific and educational cooperation between the Federal State Budget Scientific Institution Scientific Research Institute of Medical Primatology and the Kunming Institute of Zoology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.