From left, Philippe Gillet, president of the EPFL, Richard Frackowiak from the medical informatics platform, Henry Markram neuroscientist and coordinator of the Human Brain Project, HBP, and Karlheinz... more 
From left, Philippe Gillet, president of the EPFL, Richard Frackowiak from the medical informatics platform, Henry Markram neuroscientist and coordinator of the Human Brain Project, HBP, and Karlheinz Meier from the neuromorphic computing platform, attend a press conference, at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, EPFL, in Lausanne, Switzerland, Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. Scientists from the 135 partner institutions of the Human Brain Project, co-funded by the EU with an estimated budget of 1.2 billion euro, are meeting in Switzerland for the official launch. (AP Photo/Keystone, Jean-Christophe Bott) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Keystone, Jean-Christophe Bott
Mon, Oct 7, 2013 10:34 AM EDT