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2019.07.30 | PoulNissen, People

Welcome to the new intern in Poul Nissens Group, Klara Scholtissek

Klara will be working with Michael Habeck on the Na,K-ATPase to reconstitute one of the mutants that lead to neurological disorders in nanodiscs to do fluorescence assays and EM.

2019.07.30 | People , PoulHenningJensen

Welcome to Daniel Kozlowski, the new intern in Duda Kvitsiani's group

Daniel Kozlowski is involved in carrying out experiments on inactivation of medial prefrontal cortex (mPFC) in mice. The goal of the project is to test if mPFC is causally involved in estimating probabilities of outcomes when rewards are given with different delays and with different probabilities. He is also learning how to perform…

2019.07.12 | Administrative conditions, People

Changes in the administrative personel at DANDRITE

Else Magård, our current Administrative Officer, will go on leave for 1 year starting mid August 2019. Maria Thykær Jensen, who is already part of the DANDRITE Administrative Support Team, will take over as Administrative Officer during Else's leave period. Kathrine Hennings is employed to take care of Maria's current job as Research Group…

2019.07.09 | Research news, AndersNykjær

DR Viden features study on chronic pain by DANDRITE researchers

DR Viden features the new publication in Science Advances by Mette Richner et al. from Anders Nykaer's lab and Christian Vaegter's lab, which shows that sortilin plays an essential role in a new and surprising mechanism underlying chronic pain (text in Danish).

2019.07.08 | TomonoriTakeuchi, People

Welcome to new research assistant Katia Soud in Prof. Tomonori Takeuchi's group

Katia Soud has recently joined Takeuchi’s group as a research assistant. She will be helping Mai Iwasaki and Prof. Tomonori Takeuchi in establishing optic-photometry protocol and behavior tests for memory and learning in relation to dopamine release in the hippocampus. She has a background in Pharmacy and pharmaceutical chemistry and she acquired…

Group Leader Sadegh Nabavi

2019.07.05 | Research news, SadeghNabavi

Congratulations to Sadegh Nabavi, who has had his Group Leader extension approved

The Executive Board of DANDRITE has approved the recommendations from Sadegh’s Assessment Committee to extend his employment at DANDRITE for additional four-year period until 2024.

2019.07.01 | Research news, AndersNykjær

One step closer to chronic pain relief

New publication from Nykjær lab and affiliated researcher Christian Vægter lab: While effective drugs against chronic pain are not just around the corner, researchers from Aarhus University have succeeded in identifying a protein as a future potential target for medicinal drugs. Basic research shows that blocking a protein named sortilin prevents…

Akihiro Matsumoto

2019.07.01 | KeisukeYonehara, People

Akihiro Matsumoto has been awarded VELUX FONDEN's postdoc fellowship

Akihiro receives DKK 2.421.777 from VELUX FONDEN for his 3-year postdoc project entitled “Simulation-based strategies for restoring retinal motion computation in congenital nystagmus model mice”. Akihiro is postdoc in Keisuke Yonehara's lab.