Filling the innovation gap

IniLabs was founded in 2009 as a spin-off of the Institute of Neuroinformatics (INI). Its mission is to transform promising neurotechnologies into useful applications by overcoming the innovation gap that often exists between interesting research […]


Starting Grants for UZH neuroscientists

Two UZH neuroscientists have been awarded a Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) Starting Grant. Frank Scharnowski and Melanie Greter receive around CHF 1.5 million each for their projects. In total, twenty-seven outstanding young researchers have […]


Until it kills us?

Chronic stress is the plague of our time. Scientists suspect that chronic stress does not only cause psychological diseases such as burnout and depression, but that it is also involved in many of the major […]


Welcome to the ZNZ

The Neuroscience Center Zurich welcomes its new members. New ZNZ research group leaders: Prof. Paola Picotti Institute of Biochemistry, ETH Zurich As an SNSF Assistant Professor at ETH Zurich, Paola Picotti applies proteomic techniques to […]


Not one-solution-fits-all

The ZNZ retreat on scientific career planning was organized to show participants that it is possible to pursue a scientific career and have a family. ZNZ News asked participants Corinna Wentzel (Institute of Molecular Life […]


New era for clinical neurosciences

The newly founded Center for Clinical Neurosciences was inaugurated November 21-22, 2014 with an opening event and a scientific symposium. The center has the goal to advance clinical neurosciences both in Switzerland and internationally. The […]