IN THE SPOTLIGHT

A fresh look at neuroradiology

Prof. Dr. med. Christoph Stippich is the new chairman of the Department of Neuroradiology at the University Hospital Zurich. He started his position in January 2018. We talked with Prof. Stippich about his research interests and plans for the [...]

RESEARCH NEWS

  • Correct localization of painful events is crucial for living beings. But the functional mechanisms behind this pain localization are currently not well known. [...]

RESEARCH NEWS

  • Learning a new motor skill is enhanced by reward. Prof. Dr. med. Andreas Luft of the University Hospital Zurich found that dopamine is involved in new motor skill learning [...]

VIDEOS

  • In his inaugural lecture, Professor Johannes Bohacek of the Department of Health Sciences and Technology, provided an overview of his work on the impact of stress on the [...]

EVENTS

  • Why do we feel pain, when can pain become chronic and what treatments are available? This year’s BrainFair is all about pain. From 12-17 March, experts review the field in [...]

SERVICES

  • Have you ever wondered what motivates other scientists and how they manage their “Work / Life balance”? Read on to find out about what motivates [...]

SERVICES

  • Tackling today’s life sciences questions requires the use of highly specialized technologies and expertise. Researchers in Zurich profit from the support of [...]

CALLS FOR PROPOSALS

  • Are you a young neuroscientist looking for funding? Check out the call for proposals for the Théodore Ott Fund. A [...]

March 2018


PUBLICATIONS

RESEARCH NEWS

  • For the first time, researchers have been able to follow the fate of neuronal stem cells in the intact adult mouse brain. The new study by the group of Prof. Jessberger and [...]

NEW MEMBERS

AWARDS

  • Two ZNZ members were among the winners of this year’s Pfizer research award. Dr. Thomas Wälchli and Dr. Dominik Bach received the award on February 1 in Zurich for their [...]

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