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Adult neurogenesis in mice and men

Two studies published in high impact journals have recently reported contradicting results about the ability of the adult human brain to continue to produce new neurons. This reignited the debate about adult neurogenesis. We asked of Prof. Sebastian [...]

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  • Astrocyte calcium signals are fast enough to play a role in neuronal information processing and changes in local blood flow, research from Jill Stobart and [...]

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  • What inspires scientists to start a career in academia and how do they manage their “Work / Life balance”? In this series of posts initiated by the ZNZ [...]

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  • What can we do to optimize the performance of our brain? The Swiss television program Einstein asked this question and tested different approaches to brain doping. The [...]

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  • Over 60 research group leaders participated in the one-day workshop on 19 April 2018 at Schloss Au. The meeting aimed at finding strategies to pool resources in new [...]

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  • A 15-year collaboration with the Functional Genomics Center Zurich has helped the Neuroepigenetics lab of Prof. Isabelle Mansuy advance their research on memory and [...]

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  • How and where do we generate thoughts? What does our brain do during sleep? Can we trick our brain? And what happens if it doesn’t seem to think normally? The ZNZ invites [...]

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