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Is Obama’s BRAIN initiative a small step or a giant leap?


Sam Wang, associate professor at Princeton’s Neuroscience Institute, Partha Mitra, Professor of Biomathematics at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Laura Flanders, host and founder of, and Doctor Jonathan Metzl, professor of psychiatry at Vanderbilt university, join Melissa Harris-Perry to talk about President Obama’s proposed Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies, or BRAIN Initiative.