Dr. Rui Costa was awarded the Ariëns Kappers Medal

Dr. Rui Costa was awarded the Ariëns Kappers Medal, from the Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, “for his seminal work on movement control”. The NIN further reports that “he uncovered critical mechanisms in the basal ganglia [an area of the brain] that are responsible for controlling the initiation and sequence of self-paced [voluntary] movements.”

https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2017-06/ccft-nft062317.php

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