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Sleep against neurodegeneration?

Poor sleep is correlated with higher risk of neurodegenerative disease, but can better sleep prevent or reverse disease? This is what Dr. Daniela Noain of the Neurology Department, University Hospital Zurich, wants to find out in her newly started [...]

RESEARCH NEWS

  • Dopamine’s role as a neurotransmitter is well-known. But another role seems to be neuromodulation leading to the reconfiguration of functional brain [...]

EVENTS

  • Fascination for the brain was the theme of this year’s BrainFair. The varied program, with lectures, discussion platforms and an open day at multiple locations, attracted [...]

SERVICES

  • As high-lighted in several recent high-profile publications, predominately unconscious gender bias in science remains a real problem that acts as a barrier to equal [...]

CALLS FOR PROPOSALS

  • The Swiss Brain League calls for proposals for the 2017 Research prize. The prize is awarded to outstanding contributions in the field of neurological research. Submissions [...]

SERVICES

  • Iranian PhD students receive support from the Cognitive Science and Technologies Council of Iran (CSTC) to do a sabbatical in Zurich. The goal of the [...]

RESEARCH NEWS

CALLS FOR PROPOSALS

April 2017


PUBLICATIONS

AWARDS

  • Three ZNZ members have been awarded a Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) professorship. The ZNZ congratulates Bigna Lenggenhager, Susanne Wegener and Ruxandra [...]

SERVICES

SERVICES

  • Three ZNZ researchers have launched a new seminar series to share recent developments in neuroimmunology and to encourage networking among junior researchers working in the [...]

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