2016.10.26 | People
Marco Capogna is Affiliated Researcher in DANDRITE with Sadegh Nabavis and Duda Kvitsianis group. He will be working with amygdala-hippocampal-cortical circuits in health and disease.
2016.10.20 | Research news
Five of Denmark’s leading researchers on structural biology will collaborate on a project to gain insight into the brain’s functions and diseases. The initiative is called BRAINSTRUC and funded by Lundbeckfonden with up to DKK 60 million over a five-year period.
2016.10.17 | People
Emilie Aagaard started on 17 October 2016 as Communications Assistant and PA for Professor and Director of DANDRITE Poul Nissen. Emilie is replacing Karen Bech, while Karen is away on maternity leave per 1 November 2016. Emilie has a BA in molecular medicine and another in economics and business administration. Her master is in journalism. She has…
2016.10.11 | People
AIAS fellow Michael Clausen is now affiliated Poul Nissens's group. During his AIAS-COFUND fellowship Assistant Professor Michael Jakob Clausen will be working on the project "How do we sense touch, sound, balance and force?".
2016.10.10 | People
Kathrine Hennings started as a student assistant at the DANDRITE administration per 10 October 2016. Kathrine will be assisting the DANDRITE administration for a couple of days each week. She is a Danish student at Aarhus University, where she is studying International Business Communication in English and European Studies on her third year.…
2016.10.10 | Research news
On 14. September 2016, Dr. James L. McGaugh gave the lecture on “Emotional Arousal and Lasting Memories”, hosted by The Danish Research Institute of Translational Neuroscience – DANDRITE, at Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies (AIAS), Aarhus University.
2016.10.10 | Awards
Postdoc Joseph Lyons in Poul Nissen's research group has received an EMBO Short-term Fellowship to faciliatate collaboration with Arne Möller, DANDRITE Affiliated Researcher and Group Leader at the Department for Structural Biology, Max-Planck-Institute of Biophysics, Frankfurt. Joseph Lyons will be visiting Arne's research group in Frankfurt two…
2016.10.06 | Awards, People
Postdoc Szilard Sajgo from Keisuke Yonehara's group has been awarded a prestigious grant from the Velux Fonden for the 3 year postdoc project entitled "An investigation of the roles of genes associated with congenital nystagmus in retinal circuit assembly”.
2016.10.03 | Awards
Group Leader Keisuke Yonehara, together with Michele Fiscella and Antonia Drinnenberg, received Swiss OphthAward in the category "Best Experimental Work" for his outstanding publication "Congenital Nystagmus Gene FRMD7 Is Necessary for Establishing a Neuronal Circuit Asymmetry for Direction Selectivity".
2016.10.03 | People
Jiasheng Dylan Yuan is visiting Group Leader Anne von Philipsborn's group for 3 months per 1 October 2016. He will be studying the role of different cell-types, circuits, and genes in female fruit fly Drosophila reproductive behavior.