The Neuroscience Center Zurich welcomes its new members. New ZNZ research group leaders: PD Dr. med. Mira Katan Kahles Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich Dr. Katan identifies (using OMICS-methods) and validates (conducting clinical studies […]
Read here about recent papers published by members of the Neuroscience Center Zurich. Cell Biology of Prions and Prionoids: A Status Report. Trends Cell Biol. 2015 Sep 28; Aguzzi A, Lakkaraju AK Talking in Fury: […]
Prof. Vollenweider, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics (UZH), talks about neuroplasticity that can be induced by psychedelics.
Despite the increasing number of female PhD graduates, few are appointed to senior academic positions. To encourage women to pursue their academic career, the SNSF (Swiss National Science Foundation) introduces a new funding scheme. PRIMA […]
Dr. Uli Herrmann received this year’s ZNZ Best PhD Award for his work on a new substance that blocks propagation of prion proteins and increases survival in prion-infected mice. The prize that comes with a […]
The Clinical Neurocenter (KNZ) of the University Hospital Zurich announces its annual symposium on 26 November. The symposium will focus on neuro-oncology with a special emphasis on the diagnostics and therapy of gliomas. Professor Paul […]
The McGill-Oxford-ZNZ Partnership in the Neurosciences promotes collaborative research between the three neuroscience centers. The partners are happy to announce a third call for joint projects and graduate student awards. Joint projects/workshops for principal investigators […]
The Koetser Award 2015 went to Prof. Christopher Kennard of the University of Oxford for his work on saccadic eye movements. Following a eulogy by Prof. Klara Landau, Prof. Kennard received the Award from the […]