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Carla Shatz wins prestigious Kavli Prize

picture of Carla Shatz
Steve Fisch
Jun 2 2016

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Professor Carla Shatz has won the Kavli Neuroscience Prize for her work in understanding how the brain forms the proper connections. The Kavli Prize is a partnership between The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, The Kavli Foundation (United States), and The Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research. Presented every two years in the fields of astrophysics, nanoscience and neuroscience, the Kavli Prizes recognize scientists for pioneering advances in our understanding of existence at its biggest, smallest, and most complex scales.