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A New Perspective On Neurodegeneration

Magdalini Polymenidou from the Department of Quantitative Biomedicine at the University of Zurich has received an ERC Consolidator Grant. Together with her team she will employ a comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach to identify the molecular [...]

RESEARCH NEWS

  • Within the UZH Global Strategy and Partnerships Funding Scheme, Patrick Freund from the University Hospital Balgrist has received funding for a joint project with colleagues [...]

RESEARCH NEWS

  • Anxiety disorders burden millions of people world-wide. Recently, a new source of anxiety in the brain was identified: the orexin/hypocretin neurons in the hypothalamus. [...]

PUBLICATIONS

  • Read here about recent papers published by members of the Neuroscience Center Zurich. Spelling out some unaddressed conceptual and methodological challenges in empirical [...]

RESEARCH NEWS

RESEARCH NEWS

  • Many neurological diseases arise initially from a focal lesion. Only with time neurodegeneration spreads to other brain areas and the spinal cord – a phenomena called [...]

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June 2022

EVENTS

  • The 25th edition of the BrainFair was dedicated to treatments for brain injuries. In four discussion panels, the speakers covered a wide variety of perspectives on the topic: [...]

VIDEOS

  • We congratulate Nathalie Giroud, Christophe Valmaggia and Mital Hitendu Dave on their inaugural lectures. On 7 March, Nathalie Giroud talked about age-related brain changes [...]

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