The Max Planck Institute for Neurobiology of Behavior – caesar
We focus on basic research in neuroethology. Our international team of researchers studies how the collective activity of vast numbers of neurons gives rise to the plethora of animal behaviors.

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Research News | 31 Jan 2022

Watching a fly’s brain live at work for an entire week

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Institute News | 24 Jan 2022

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Research News | 9 Nov 2021

Seeing what they see

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Research News | 13 Jul 2021

Integration of sleep homeostasis and navigation in Drosophila

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Institute News | 4 Jun 2021

The neuroscientists of tomorrow

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Institute News | 1 Jun 2021

​Funding of the CRC 1089 was extended for another four years

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Institute News | 24 May 2021

caesar scientists shone at this year's Pint of Science festival

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Research News | 14 May 2021

Permeabilization-free en bloc immunohistochemistry for correlative microscopy

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Research News | 30 Apr 2021

Double cones and the diverse connectivity of photoreceptors and bipolar cells in an avian retina

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Research News | 29 Apr 2021

Researchers investigate structural changes in snap-frozen proteins

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