Brain doping

July 1, 2018

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 [...]

Impact of stress on the brain

March 1, 2018

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 [...]

The busy bees of our brain

December 3, 2017

Andrea Spinnler of the Institute of Pharmacology & Toxicology took part in the PhD thesis competition of network Universitas 21. Andrea Spinnler from the group of Prof. [...]

Real-Time Learning and Computing

October 1, 2017

Prof. Giacomo Indiveri presents at the TCE Workshop: 2017 Stephen and Sharon Seiden Frontiers in Engineering and Science at the Technion in Haifa. In his talk he explains new [...]

New Findings on Psilocybin & LSD

July 2, 2017

Dr. Rainer Krähenmann presented new findings on mechanisms of action of psilocybin and LSD at the Psychedelic Science 2017 Conference. Rainer Krähenmann of the Psychiatric [...]

Science Stories with Fritjof Helmchen

July 2, 2017

In the Science Stories video clip, Prof. Fritjof Helmchen of the Brain Research Institute talks about his fascination for neurosciences and his experience with the major [...]

Shaping the brain with neurofeedback

December 9, 2016

Frank Scharnowski of the Psychiatric University Hospital talked about the neurofeedback as a non-invasive tool to treat neurological disorders at this year’s IBSA [...]

Rehabilitation robotics

December 9, 2016

Robert Riener of the Sensory Motor Systems Lab talked about the assistive and therapeutic use of robotic devices at this year’s IBSA Foundation Forum. A large part of Prof. [...]

Accelerating neuro-science research

March 2, 2016

In his inaugural lecture, Prof. Mehmet Fatih Yanik talks about the role technology can play in acceleration neuroscience research. From automated screening of large libraries [...]

Psychedelics and Neuroplasticity

October 6, 2015

Prof. Vollenweider, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics (UZH), talks about neuroplasticity that can be induced by [...]
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