Recent publications by ZNZ members

Read here about recent papers published by members of the Neuroscience Center Zurich. Coherent, time-shifted patterns of microstructural plasticity during motor-skill learningNeuroimage. 2023 Jul 1;274:120128.  doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2023.120128.  Epub 2023 Apr 26.Authors: Michela Azzarito, Tim M […]


Welcome to the community

We are proud to welcome our new members. Read on to learn about their research expertise, their motivations and what they love about Zurich. Name and Surname: Melika PayvandPosition: Assistant ProfessorInstitute: Institute of Neuroinformatics, University […]

In the Spotlight

Finding new ways to treat glioblastoma

In January 2022, Hans-Georg Wirsching and his research group started their  project, “A phase Ib/II randomized drug repurposing trial of glutamate signaling inhibitors in combination with chemoradiotherapy in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma (GLUGLIO)”, which […]

Research News

Symptoms of stress

The flagship project STRESS financed by Hochschulmedizin Zürich (HMZ) celebrates its first anniversary – reflecting on achievements and future directions in the pursuit of biomarkers to predict mental and physical symptoms of stress.  Stress affects millions of […]


Cloëtta Prize 2023

Professor Sebastian Jessberger of the Brain Research Institute at the University of Zurich has been awarded the 2023 Cloëtta Prize by the Prof. Dr. Max Cloëtta Foundation. We warmly congratulate him on this award! For […]


Inaugural Lectures

We congratulate the following researchers on their inaugural lectures given at the University of Zurich: On February 27th, Matthias Kirschner gave an insightful talk on psychosis and their manifestations in the brain: «Psychose und Gehirn […]