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"DANDRITE encounters" - Symposium 9 February 2015

2015.01.22 | Events

The symposium "DANDRITE encounters" presents new activities in neuroscience at Aarhus University. The young Group leaders at DANDRITE will present their field of expertise, techniques, collaborations, and available student projects. The symposium takes place 9 February 2015 from 14-16. See poster announcement for more information.

Keisuke Yonehara has been awarded one of the prestigious ERC Starting Grants. (Photo: Sandra Ziegler Handschin, Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Basel, Switzerland)
Image at left with black background: In the eye of a transgenic mouse, a single motion-sensitive visual cell in the retina (green) has highlighted the neighbouring visual cells it is in contact with (purple). This was achieved by infecting it with a specially modified virus that can only cross from one neuron to another that it is in contact with (Yonehara et al., Nature, 2011). (Both images: Keisuke Yonehara)

ERC Starting Grant for research into the brain’s visual processing system

2015.01.20 | Awards

Keisuke Yonehara is leader of the Yonehara Group at DANDRITE (the Danish Research Institute of Translational Neuroscience), Aarhus University. He has just been awarded an ERC Starting Grant of EUR 1.5 million for research into the visual nerve connections that make it possible to see shape and movement.

Visiting researcher at DANDRITE

2015.01.19 | People

Angela O'Sullivan started as a visiting researcher in Anne von Philipsborn's group in mid January 2015, where she will be visiting for 3 months.

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