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2015.06.29 | Awards, Simon Glerup

AU affiliated researcher Simon Glerup is awarded a DFF-starting grant

The Danish Council for Independent Research | Medical Sciences has awarded a Sapere Aude DFF-Starting Grant of DKK 6.61 mio. to AU affiliated researcher Simon Glerup to finance his research in the coming years on "Novel PCSK9 regulatory proteins in the liver and brain".

2015.06.25 | People

New postdoc at DANDRITE

Emilienne is starting as postdoc in Keisuke Yonehara's group per June 1 2015. She will be studying the roles of several genes in direction selectivity within retinal circuits, specifically with regard to their impact during circuit formation in animal models of congenital nystagmus. She will be imaging and recording activity from…

2015.06.24 | News from the management

DANDRITE's Annual Report 2014

It is a great pleasure to present the Annual Report 2014, which is the second annual report from DANDRITE - the Danish Research Institute of Translational Neuroscience, the Danish node of the Nordic-EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine. The Annual Report is available online as an electronic pdf file.

2015.06.22 | Awards, ChristianVægter

AU affiliated researcher Christian Vægter is awarded a DFF-research project grant

The Danish Council for Independent Research | Medical Sciences has awarded a DFF-Research Project Grant of DKK 2.45 mio. to AU affiliated researcher Christian Vægter, which will finance the project "Satellite Glial cells in Nerve Injury – Modulators of Neurotrophic Signaling following Nerve Injury?"

2015.06.19 | News from the management

Job opportunity at DANDRITE - Laborant til forskning i neurobiologi

Ansøgningsdeadline 27. juli 2015. DANDRITE annoncerer nu en fuldtidsstilling som laborant ved DANDRITE, Danish Research Institute of Translational Neuroscience, Aarhus Universitet. Stillingen tilbydes med ansættelsesstart 10. august 2015 eller snarest derefter. Stillingen er i første omgang tidsbegrænset til 1 år. Læs mere her (only in Danish).

2015.06.15 | People

New research assistant at DANDRITE

Camilla Højland Knudsen started as research assistant on 15 June. She is working with the CRISPR Cas9 system for knock out and gene editing in human embryonic stem cells. She is developing a new method for comparing Cas9 target efficiency using a fluorescent on-switch. This method will be useful in fast and efficient creation of disease models…

2015.06.07 | News from the management

Postdoctoral Research Opportunities in Infection Biology and Molecular Infection Medicine

Application deadline 17 August 2015. Several positions are open for postdoctoral candidates interested to do research in the highly interactive and multidisciplinary research environment UCMR – Umeå Centre for Microbial Research at Umeå University, Sweden. UCMR includes The Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden (MIMS) – the Swedish…

2015.06.01 | People

New visiting researcher at DANDRITE

Juliane Martin will be working as a visiting researcher in Duda Kvitsiani’s group starting June 1 2015. She will be studying neural circuits subserving foraging decisions in mice by combining optogenetics with electrophysiology in freely behaving animals. In her studies, she will record specific cell-types from mouse prefrontal cortex as well as…

2015.06.01 | People

New research assistant at DANDRITE

Oleg Sitsel has been appointed as research assistant in Keisuke Yonehara's group and Poul Nissen's group starting 1 June 2015. Oleg Sitsel will be investigating the FRMD7 (FERM domain containing 7) protein, which is known to cause idiopathic congenital nystagmus when mutated. He will be working with recombinantly produced FRMD7 to determine its…