Recent publications by ZNZ members

Read here about recent papers published by members of the Neuroscience Center Zurich. Human pluripotent stem cell-derived inner ear organoids recapitulate otic development in vitroDevelopment. 2023 Oct 1;150(19):dev201865.  doi: 10.1242/dev.201865.  Epub 2023 Oct 5.Authors: Daniela […]


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: Marina HerwerthPosition: SNSF Ambizione Group LeaderInstitute: Institute of […]


Inaugural Lecture

We congratulate Katrin Rauen to her inaugural lecture hold on September 25th. The lecture’s title was “Von Kopfbällen, Kollision und Kummer: Neuropsychiatrische Langzeitfolgen nach Hirnverletzung” – talking about long term consequences of brain damage. Image: […]


Recent honors

SNFS Advanced Grant 23 for Fritjof Helmchen The Grant finances a project investigating memory formation in the brain. So far, glial cells were barely considered when studying memory formation. Evidence is now growing stronger that […]


ZNZ on Instagram

Since September 11, the Neuroscience Center Zurich has its own Instagram channel. We regularly post news from the network and report on events at the center. Follow us and don’t miss anything:

Research News

The neural basis of overeating

Love indulging in a delightful meal, even though you are full? Then that’s the right study for you! Peleg-Raibstein and team investigated the role of different brain cells for the development of overeating behavior. When […]

Research News

New hope for drug-resistant epilepsy

In a joint project between the Decision Neuroscience Lab at ETH Zurich and the Swiss Epilepsy Center at Klinik Lengg, Ph.D. candidate Giovanna Aiello discovered how deep brain stimulation treatment for drug-resistant epilepsy patients could […]