2016.02.22 | People

New intern at DANDRITE

Anna-Liisa Ikart started as an intern in Duda Kvitsiani's group per 24 February 2016 for 3 months. Anna-Liisa will be involved in building devices for mouse behavioral assays.

2016.02.22 | Awards

Postdoc Ana Oliveira receives the prestigious Marie Skłodowska-Curie fellowship

Postdoc Ana Oliveira from Keisuke Yonehara's group receives a third prestigious research grant, this time the Marie Skłodowska-Curie fellowship from the European Union, which will be a major funding resource for her research on "Integration of retinal inputs by distinct collicular cell types".

2016.02.15 | People

New laboratory technician at DANDRITE

Anna Prudnikova started as laboratory technician in Anne von Philipsborn's group per 15 February 2016. Anna's responsibilities will be maintenance of Drosophila stocks, preparation of fly food, general maintenance work in the lab and assistance with experiments.

2016.02.08 | People

New PhD student at DANDRITE

Milena Laban started her PhD studies in Group leader Poul Nissen's group on 1 February 2016. Milena Laban will be working on structural determination of a lipid flippase using cryo-electron microscopy. The lipid filpases make up the P4-subfamily of P-type ATPases and play a crucial role in establishing and maintaining the asymmetric lipid…

2016.02.08 | People

New PhD student at DANDRITE

Mette Ozol started as PhD student in Team Leader Hanne Poulsen's group per 1 February 2016. Mette will be working with establishing and expanding the use of the unnatural fluorescent amino acid Anap in Voltage-clamp fluorometry (VCF) for studying the Na,K-ATPase and other membrane proteins. The structure and function of the Na,K-ATPase are well…

Illustration from the publication "Tuning of the Na,K-ATPase by the beta subunit"

2016.02.05 | Research news

New insight into a cerebellar sodium-potassium pump - New publication from Hanne Poulsen's team

This study "Tuning of the Na,K-ATPase by the beta subunit" was carried out in collaboration with Karin Lykke-Hartmann’s group, Aarhus University, and Himanshu Khandelia’s group, University of Southern Denmark. In this study the Danish researchers have found that a unit in the sodium-potassium pump, which is mainly located in the cerebellum, has…

2016.02.05 | People

New PhD student at DANDRITE

Saida Said started as PhD student in Steffen Sinning´s group at Translational Neuropsychiatric Unit (TNU), Dept. Clinical Medicine and in Team leader Hanne Poulsen´s group on 1 February 2016. Saida will mainly focus on studies concerning structural and functional mechanism of the GABA transporter by combining electrophysiological,…

2016.02.01 | People

New research year student at DANDRITE

Anne Louise Svenningsen started as a research year student in Christian Vægter's per 1 February 2016. During the year she will focus on spinal microglia response in relation to neuropathic pain after peripheral nerve injury. Anne Louise aims to understand how the neuronal receptor, sortilin, influences the spinal microglial response. She will…