May-Britt Moser

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May-Britt Moser
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May-Britt Moser in 2014.
(Photographer: Henrik Fjørtoft / NTNU Communication Diveesion)
Born (1963-01-04) 4 Januar 1963 (age 57)
Fosnavåg, Norawa
ResidenceTrondheim, Norway
Alma materVarsity o Oslo
Kent forGrid cells, Neurons
Hauf-marrae(s)Edvard Moser (1985–2016)
AwairdsLouis-Jeantet Prize for Medicine (2011)
Nobel Prize in Pheesiology or Medicine (2014)
Scientific career
FieldsNeuroscience, Psychology
InstitutionsNorwegian Varsity o Science an Technology
Varsity o Edinburgh
Doctoral advisorPer Andersen

May-Britt Moser (born 4 Januar 1963) is a Norse psychologist, neuroscientist, an heid o department o the Centre for Neural Computation at the Norse Varsity o Science an Technology (NTNU). She an her then-husband, Edvard Moser, shared hauf o the 2014 Nobel Prize in Phesiology or Medicine,[1][2][3] awairdit for wark concernin the grid cells in the entorhinal cortex, as weel as several addeetional space-representin cell teeps in the same circuit that mak up the poseetionin seestem in the harn.[4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. May-Britt Moser profile: The 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine,; accessed 7 October 2014.
  2. May-Britt Moser profile,; accessed 7 October 2014.
  3. "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2014". Retrieved 2017-02-07.
  4. Fenton, André A. (2015-06-01). "Coordinating with the "Inner GPS"". Hippocampus (in Inglis). 25 (6): 763–769. doi:10.1002/hipo.22451. ISSN 1098-1063.