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Lone Fuglsang Pedersen is new academic employee in Nykjær Group

2017.03.17 | People

Lone started as an academic employee in Anders' group from February 1st. She will do electrophsiological field recordings in acute slices and behaving animals.

Professor Poul Nissen. Photo: Novo Nordisk Foundation, Denmark
Professor Poul Nissen. Photo: AU Foto, Denmark
Professor Emmanuelle Charpentier. Photo: Hallbauer & Fioretti

Novo Nordisk Foundation Awards for professors at two Nordic EMBL partnership nodes

2017.03.16 | Awards

Two leading scientists from two Nordic EMBL Partnership sites, DANDRITE (Danish Research Institute of Translational Neuroscience) and MIMS (The Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden), have been awarded prestigious prizes from the Novo Nordisk Foundation.

The director of the Novo Nordisk Foundation Birgitte Nauntofte FOTO: AU Foto
Rector of Aarhus University Brian Bech Nielsen FOTO: AU Foto
FOTO: AU Foto
The Chairman of the Novo Nordisk Prize committee Jan Fahrenkrug FOTO: AU Foto
Professor Poul Nissen FOTO: AU Foto

Celebrating Poul Nissen - the Novo Nordisk Prize 2017 receiver

2017.03.13 | Awards

Professor Poul Nissen has been awarded the 2017 Novo Nordisk Prize. On that occasion, he gave a prize lecture on Friday March 10th followed by a reception hosted by the Novo Nordisk Foundation, both events set in the beautiful Lakeside Lecture Theatre. Birgitte Nauntofte, the director of the Novo Nordisk Foundation, and Brian Bech Nielsen, the…

Poul Nissen receives the Novo Nordisk Prize 2017

2017.03.09 | Awards

Poul Nissen, Professor at Aarhus University, is receiving the 2017 Novo Nordisk Prize for his pioneering studies of the structure and function of ion pumps. Through his research, Poul Nissen has clarified in detail, among other things, how ions and nutrients are transported into and out of cells. This fundamental knowledge is very significant for…

Professor, dr.med. Poul Henning Jensen. Foto: AU Foto

New AU research has the perspective to stop Parkinson's disease

2017.03.08 | Research news

The Lundbeck Foundation is giving DKK 10 million to a new research project at Aarhus University which will study critical calcium changes in the nerve cells that are expected to occur patients with Parkinson's disease.

Upcoming Events

Thu 30 Mar
10:15-12:00 | Building 1170, room 347 (aud. 6), Aarhus University
DANDRITE Topical Seminar
The seminar title is: "A role for the extracellular matrix in neurotrophic factor signaling?" by postdoc Mikhail Paveliev, University of Helsinki, Finland. Hosted by Prof. Anders Nykjaer, DANDRITE, Dept. of Biomedicine, Aarhus University.
Tue 25 Apr
13:15-14:00 | In the AIAS Auditorium, building 1632, 2nd floor, Høegh-Guldbergs gade, 8000 Aarhus C
DANDRITE Lecture with Botond Roska
The title of the lecture is "The first steps in vision: cell types, circuits and repair". Botond Roska is from the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research (FMI), Basel, Switzerland. Hosted by DANDRITE Group Leader Keisuke Yonehara.
Thu 27 Apr
14:00-18:00 | Stakladen, Aarhus University, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 2, 8000 Aarhus C
Festival of Research 2017
Aarhus University will be opening its doors to the Festival of Research at Campus Aarhus, and the theme is FASCINATING RESEARCH. The event will take place in and around ”Stakladen” at Aarhus University, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 2, 8000 Aarhus C. Members of Denham -, Jensen -, Nissen - and Phillipsborn Group will be present to share their research.
Tue 02 May
09:00-15:00 | Aarhus University
Neuroscience Day 2017
On May 2, NeuroCampus Aarhus will host ”Neuroscience Day 2017”. The event will place in the Lakeside Lecture Theatres, bldg. 1250, Aarhus University, and is open to all pre- and post-graduate students, postdocs, assistant and associate professors, professors, clinicians, caregivers, foundations and organizations interested in neuroscience.
Wed 07 Jun
09:00-17:00 | Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
2nd Nordic Neuroscience
Nordic Neuroscience 2017 is the meeting for all neuroscientists in the Nordic and Baltic states. The objectives are to facilitate interactions between neighboring countries and establish networks for future collaborations. The overarching aim is to achieve a greater knowledge of the neuroscience carried out in this part of the world.
Thu 08 Jun
09:00-17:00 | Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
2nd Nordic Neuroscience
Nordic Neuroscience 2017 is the meeting for all neuroscientists in the Nordic and Baltic states. The objectives are to facilitate interactions between neighboring countries and establish networks for future collaborations. The overarching aim is to achieve a greater knowledge of the neuroscience carried out in this part of the world.
Fri 09 Jun
09:00-17:00 | Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
2nd Nordic Neuroscience
Nordic Neuroscience 2017 is the meeting for all neuroscientists in the Nordic and Baltic states. The objectives are to facilitate interactions between neighboring countries and establish networks for future collaborations. The overarching aim is to achieve a greater knowledge of the neuroscience carried out in this part of the world.
Wed 21 Jun
10:00-18:00 | Vila Vita Rosenpark Hotel, Marburg, Germany
Non-coding RNAs in nervous system development, plasticity and disease meeting
Organized by the German DFG-funded Priority Program SPP1738, this meeting will bring together leading scientists working on all aspects of non-coding RNA biology in the nervous system. Major topics will include long non-coding RNAs, circular RNAs, and microRNAs in the context of embryonic and adult neurogenesis, neural circuit development and plasticity, behavior as well as neurological and psychiatric disorders.
Mon 04 Sep
08:00-18:00 | FIMM, University of Helsinki, Finland
Annual Meeting for the Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine
The Annual Meeting 2017 for the Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine is hosted by FIMM, University of Helsinki, Finland.
Tue 05 Sep
08:00-18:00 | FIMM, University of Helsinki, Finland
Annual Meeting for the Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine
The Annual Meeting 2017 for the Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine is hosted by FIMM, University of Helsinki, Finland.

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The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) organizes a long list of great courses, conferences, and workshops in 2015, which are available for staff and students at DANDRITE.

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EMBO Events


The European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) also organizes many interesting courses, conferences, and workshops in 2015 within life sciences.

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