RF Mathis Lab awarded grant from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

November 14, 2019
Group photo of Adaptive Motor Control Lab

Rowland Fellow Mackenzie Mathis’ Adaptive Motor Control Lab has been awarded a grant from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), as a part of CZI’s Essential Open Source Software for Science program. The Adaptive Motor Control Lab was selected for their development of DeepLabCut, an open source software package for animal pose estimation.

The CZI grant will support software maintenance, growth, development, and community engagement for DeepLabCut as well as over 40 open source tools deemed “essential to biomedical research.”

More about CZI’s Essential Open Source Software for Science program and the winning proposals can be found at the following links:

https://chanzuckerberg.com/newsroom/chan-zuckerberg-initiative-awards-5-million-for-open-source-software-projects-essential-to-science/

https://chanzuckerberg.com/eoss/proposals/

https://chanzuckerberg.com/eoss/

https://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/newsplus/harvard-researchers-awarded-czi-open-source-award/