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DANDRITE - Danish Research Institute of Translational Neuroscience

Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine


Danish Research Institute of Translational Neuroscience

Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine

The Danish Research Institute of Translational Neuroscience (DANDRITE) is the Danish node of the Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine. DANDRITE was established by the Lundbeck Foundation and Aarhus University in 2013 and performs basic and translational research in brain and the nervous system. 

DANDRITE is an interdisciplinary research centre affiliated with two faculties at Aarhus University, the Faculty of Health and the Faculty 
of Science and Technology. The centre has ties to Aarhus University Hospital.

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Postdoc receives a large grant for research stay in Germany

2014.03.25 | People

Mette Laursen from Poul Nissen's group has received a grant of approx. DKK two million from the Danish Council for Independent Research. The grant will finance a two-year stay at EMBL Hamburg where she will carry out research into combating tuberculosis.

New publication - Accumulation of oligomer-prone α-synuclein exacerbates synaptic and neuronal degeneration in vivo

2014.03.24 | Research news

New publication from Poul Henning Jensen's group published in Brain, a Journal of Neurology. Results from this study support the hypothesis that accumulating oligomeric α-synuclein may mediate early synaptic pathology in Parkinson's disease and dementia with Lewy bodies by disrupting synaptic vesicles. This oligomer-prone model might be useful for…

DANDRITE postdoc appointment

2014.03.17 | People

Niels Wellner has been appointed a postdoc position in Group Leader Anders Nykjær's group, starting 15 March, 2014. Niels Wellner will be working with axon guidance and cell migration during neural development in the mouse.

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