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Journal Clubs

Looking for a suitable Journal Club to be part of? Here is some inspiration!  

Below you'll find a list of Journal Clubs in the DANDRITE groups, which are available to sign up for everyone who would be interested. Sign up by writing to the responsible person of the Journal Club. Any updates on the Journal Clubs, and info on new once, is requested send to Maria Thykær Jensen or Karen Bech-Pedersen from the responsible persons.

Journal Club on circuit neuroscience

Joint journal club for all groups at DANDRITE, and external participants.
The aim of the meetings is to have an open scientific exchange on new (and old) papers (and techniques, data etc) on selected neuroscience topics. The meetings will be informal, informative and exciting, and open to anyone! Please see the calendar for more information about dates and presenters – you are more than welcome to sign up.
Time and place: every second Thursday 9-10, location: library 1170-440
Responsible person: Keisuke Yonehara
Mailing list: jc.dandrite (contact Keisuke Yonehara)

Duda Kvitsiani's group
Journal Club of Systems Neuroscience

Time and place: Wednesdays, 13:00-14:00, 1170 library (room 440)
The course  is a journal club where current topics in neuroscience are discussed. The aim of the course is to find and discuss novel research articles in the field of neuroscience and to develop a general understanding of the current state of neuroscience research, relevant experimental techniques and theoretical approaches. Topics covered will be: Neuroeconomics, Behavioral neuroscience, Neural and genetic basis of decision-making, Neural computations & neural networks, Electrophysiological recordings, GCaMP imaging, optogenetics, and other topics based on participants’ interests.
1 ECTS per semester.

Sadegh Nabavi's group
Journal club on "memory formation"
Time and place: Weekly every Tuesdays at 9.30 am in the 1st floor seminar room of building 1182
Responsible person: Nathalie Krauth
More info: In our weekly journal clubs we discuss reviews and current papers that discuss relevant techniques or foundations and new findings in memory research. Relevant topics include: memory consolidation, emotional influence on memory formation, neuromodulation, optogenetics, electrophysiology.

Anne von Philipsborn’s group
A small fly Journal Club

Subjects such as “Drosophila, behavioral genetics, circuit neuroscience”
Place: Building 1171
Responsible person
: Anne von Philipsborn

Poul Nissen’s group
Journal Club on "Structure and function of membrane transport proteins"

Time and place: Wednesdays 09.40 - 10.00, in MBG meeting room A (building 3120) or the conference room (3. Floor, building 3130)
More info: Link to article and abstract will be distributed the preceding Monday. The journal club follows the weekly lab meeting of the membrane structure-function labs..

Poul Henning Jensen’s and Marina Romero-Ramos’ group
Neuroscience journal club with the main focus on neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson’s Disease, Multiple system atrophy and other synucleinopathies. Relevant topics include: neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, alpha-synuclein, prion-like spreading, disease modeling and therapeutic approaches.
Time and place: Every third Friday at 1 pm at either the library on 4th floor building 1171 or the library on 6th floor in the Bartholins building.Responsible persons: Emil Gregersen (egregersen@biomed.au.dk) and Sara Ferreira (sara.ferreira@biomed.au.dk).

Anders Nykjær’s group
Neuroscience journal club   
Subjects such as memory, neuronal development, Sortilin receptor family, electrophysiology, animal behavior, etc.
The journal club is open to everyone, but please sign-up.
Place: Building 1116, “Skou building”
Responsible person: Karen Marie Juul Sørensen (kmjs@dandrite.au.dk

Mark Denham's group
Stem cells and Development

Information: The aim of the journal club is to review and discuss new and significant publications in the field of stem cells and development, with a particular focus on neuroscience. Frequency is fortnightly on Thursdays at 9am, the alternating weeks to the internal meetings.
Contact person Mark Denham. Location is building 1170 room 114.