Easily collect cognitive data at scale.

Made specifically for researchers in academic and commercial settings, CBS Research lets you effortlessly run your study using a scientifically rigorous and validated cognitive tasks.

  • Over 8 million tasks completed globally and counting
  • Backed by 25+ years of scientific research
  • Tasks used in more than 300 peer-reviewed studies
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Accurately measure core elements of cognition with a scientifically rigorous cognitive tasks

Fast & convenient

The full assessment (all 12 cognitive tasks) takes only 35-45 minutes, yet produces results comparable to traditional 2-3 hour professionally administered pen and paper psychological tests.

Engaging & enjoyable

Tasks are fast, easy and enjoyable, leading to better better participant compliance, and higher completion rates.

Highly sensitive

Tasks have been shown in numerous published studies to be extremely sensitive to even minor changes in cognition.

Why You Should Use

CBS Research

Validated & scientifically rigorous cognitive tasks

Tasks are backed by more than 300 peer-reviewed studies over the past 25 years.

Access to normative database

Compare your results to our market-leading normative database of 75 000+ participants, compiled from our larger database of 8 million test scores.

Flexible web-based platform

Easily customize your study online (in the cloud) without tedious hardware or software installations. Plus, you'll always have access to your data online, held securely and never shared publicly.

Better participant compliance

Our highly engaging tasks mean more completions and fewer study dropouts so you get more high quality data in the least amount of time.

Technical support & setup assistance

All researchers are assigned a dedicated account manager & staff scientist to get you up and running as quickly as possible, while ensuring the unique requirements of your study are met.

Grant application assistance

Applying for a grant? Ask us how we can assist with your pilot study and bolster your application with a letter of support from us.

Made by researchers, for researchers

Tasks are based on the pioneering work of Dr. Adrian Owen, the Canada Excellence Research Chair in Cognitive Neuroscience and Imaging at the Brain & Mind Institute of Western University, Canada.

Renowned studies using our tasks

Putting Brain Training to the Test

Largest (11,430 participants) & most cited
brain training study ever conducted, with
results published in Nature.

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Fractionating Human Intelligence

Largest (44,600 participant) online
intelligence study in history, with results
published in Neuron.

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