In his inaugural lecture, Prof. Mehmet Fatih Yanik talks about the role technology can play in acceleration neuroscience research. From automated screening of large libraries of chemicals on neurological disease models in zebrafish to automated […]
Prof. Vollenweider, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics (UZH), talks about neuroplasticity that can be induced by psychedelics.
Boris B. Quednow talks about the relation between changing intensity of cocaine use and the development of cognitive functioning (Published on Feb 25, 2015). Boris B. Quednow is an assistant Professor at the Department for […]
The 100th edition of the television show “Gesundheit heute” was dedicated to the brain. Among the contributing guests are Prof. Lutz Jäncke, Prof. Jürg Kesselring and Prof. Nicole Wenderoth. The show talks about various aspects […]
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge was started to create awareness of research in rare diseases such as ALS, and to increase funding for research on these diseases. It has become quite a social-media-hype in the […]
Anna-Sophia Wahl and Martin Schwab explain how stimulation of nerve fiber growth with drugs and motor training can be successful after stroke. The work is published in Science, June 2014. doi: 10.1126/science.1253050 (Video uploaded 13 June 2014)
Klaas Enno Stephan has held his inaugural lecture entitled “Translational Neuromodeling: Towards Computational Diagnostics of Brain Diseases” on March 13, 2014.Watch the video of his lecture here.
Wolfgang Knecht speaks at the Brain Forum, Jeddah, about translational neuroscience research in Zurich, where the University of Zurich, ETH and the five University Hospitals have a long tradition of transferring know-how and technology from the laboratory to […]
Adriano Aguzzi at “Zurich Minds” (published 30 December 2013).
Rolf Pfeifer speaks at TEDxZurich (published 13 December 2013).