What is BrainGates?

BrainGates is a consortia of 10 academic/clinical and 9 non-academic partners from different backgrounds with the aim to train 14 early stage researchers (ESRs) for the European job market. BrainGates multicentre projects and state-of-the-art professionally oriented workshops complemented with high quality training in transferable skills trains innovative next generation scientists with highly relevant technical and intellectual skill sets for modern research in academia and industry. The ESRs will learn to communicate at the interface between academia, clinical medicine and company research and development, thereby meeting the needs of all parties in exploiting of the brain fluids in their function as molecular and cellular drainage pathways for therapeutic and biomarker discovery.