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Competitive MS research

“Multiple Sclerosis is a satisfying research area to work in”, says Professor Roland Martin, co-director of the Clinical Research Priority Program Multiple Sclerosis. “Enormous progress has been made with respect to newly approved therapies and […]


Aesculap Prize 2014

Ajmal Zemmar wins the EANS Aesculap Prize 2014 for the best research paper. He is awarded €5000 for his excellent contribution to brain research. Each year, the European Association of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS) awards the […]


Combined therapy after stroke in animals

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)