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2016.12.16 | Awards

Madeny Belkhiri has been prolonged for 1 year as postdoc in Kvitsiani Group

Madeny will work to uncover how brain builds abstract, nonlinear representations and how those representations drive behaviour. To achieve this objective, the research aims to extract principles behind circuit level cortical computations by monitoring activity of genetically identified cell-types in mice solving auditory non-linear classification…

2016.12.16 | Awards

Novo Nordisk Foundation grant to Sadegh Nabavi

Sadegh Nabavi has received a grant of DKK 700.000 from the Novo Nordisk Foundation. The grant is to support the project "Mapping the Neural Circuit for an Innate Fear Behavior".

2016.12.13 | Awards

Poul Nissen received the Order of Dannebrog

At an audience Monday the 12th of December, Professor Poul Nissen had the opportunity to thank the queen for receiving the order of Dannebrog. The audience was held at Amalienborg Castle in Copenhagen. The order was given by her Majesty the Queen of Denmark earlier this year.

2016.12.08 | Research news

Marco Capogna and Peter Somogyi collaborate in new project funded by ERC Avanced Grant

Marco Capogna will collaborate with Peter Somogyi (Brain Prize winner 2011) in a project funded by an ERC Advanced Grant awarded from 1 December 2016 for 5 years.

2016.12.06 | Research news

Article by Keisuke Yonehara awarded "Best of Neuron 2016"

Keisuke Yonehara et. al.'s "Congenital Nystagmus Gene FRMD7 Is Necessary for Establishing a Neuronal Circuit Asymmetry for Direction Selectivity" is selected among the best articles in Neuron 2016.

2016.12.05 | People

Mette Habekost awarded an Integrated PhD fellowship by Aarhus University

Mette Habekost was awarded a fully financed Integrated PhD fellowship by Aarhus University. Her project "The regulatory role of AβPP Intracellular Domain in Alzheimer’s Disease"​ will have Arne Lund Jørgensen as main supervisor and Mark Denham and Per Qvist as co-supervisors. She started the project on the 1st of November 2016.