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cnbc20th_550x350.jpg.jpgAt the end of September, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy recognized neuroscience research programs at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh for their support of the federal BRAIN Initiative.  Much of what is currently being done by both universities began 20 years ago when the Richard King Mellon Foundation gave a gift of $12 Million to launch a collaborative research center focused on neuroscience. The result  the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition (CNBC) will celebrate its 20th anniversary Oct. 17-18 with a series of events held on both universities’ Pittsburgh campuses.  More…