The Brain Commission of the International Association of Academies: the first international society of neurosciences

  title={The Brain Commission of the International Association of Academies: the first international society of neurosciences},
  author={Jochen Richter},
  journal={Brain Research Bulletin},
  • J. Richter
  • Published 1 August 2000
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Brain Research Bulletin
International associations of scientists, set up to organize cooperative scientific investigations in an international scope and to lay down global binding standards of research, are of great and still growing importance for the advancement of science. This was also recognized at the beginning of the 20th century by the community of researchers in basic and clinical neurological sciences, who created their first international organization following the trend initiated by scholars in astronomy… 
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