News Archive

ZNZ Brain Weekend
8-9 September 2018

KNZ Research Day
5 September 2018
Lecture Hall Monakow (HAL A34),

The neuroscience of major depression - focus on anhedonia (PDF, 123 KB)
Talk by Diego Pizzagalli, Harvard Medical School
Friday, 6. Juli 2018, at 13:00
Psychiatrische Universitätsklinik Zürich
Lenggstrasse 31, Hörsaal Z1 03

Fürst Donnersmarck-Foundation
Announcement of the Research Prize 2018
publ. 08 May 2018

Astrocytes show calcium signals similarly fast as neurons (PDF, 36 KB)
New research by Prof. Bruno Weber
Published in Neuron.
26 April 2018

Synapsis Foundation - Call for Proposals 2018

A Research Grants competition and a Career Development Award competition.
publ. 10 April 2018

Structure, function, molecular signature
Frontiers in multimodal biomedical imaging.
Farewell Symposium for Prof. Markus Rudin
25-26 June 2018
UZH Zentrum, main building, KOL G 201
Neuroscience careers in academia and industry
ZNZ retreat for postdocs and doctoral students.
24 April 2018, 9:30-15:00
UZH, Aula RAA-G-01, Rämistrasse 59.

Predicting recovery after spinal cord injury
13 March 2018
Measured neurodegenerative changes after six months can predict the degree of recovery after two years.

Brainhack Zurich
Open tools for reproducible neuroscience
2-4 May 2018

Live imaging of neurogenesis
Pilz et al. observed stem cell divisions and the maturation of new nerve cells
for up to two months in the adult mouse hippocampus.
Science. 9 February 2018.

Annual SSN Meeting

Zurich, UZH Zentrum, 9 February 2018

Panel Discussion "What is needed in industry?" (PDF, 87 KB)
ETH Zurich, LEE E 101
7 February 2018, 18:00 - 19:30 followed by apéro and networking
Please register by sending an E-Mail to: ute.budliger@usys.ethz.ch

Symposia Sleep & Health Zurich
UZH Main Building, Rämistrasse 71
Lecture Hall KOH B 10
1-2 February 2018
Zurich Life Science Day
Zurich, UZH Irchel, 1 February 2018
Keynote speaker will be Martin Chalfie, nobel prize for discovery and development of green fluorescent protein, GFP.

Glia promote regeneration of skin
29 Jan 2018
Nature Communications. January 16, 2018.
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-017-01488-2.

4th Burghölzli Psychiatry Meeting
30 November 2017, 13:30-19:30
University Hospital of Psychiatry Zurich (PUK), Lenggstrasse 31, 8032 Zurich

EUCognition Meeting - Learning: Beyond Deep Neural Networks
23-24 Nov 2017, University of Zurich
Aula RAA-G-01 Rämistrasse 59

Symposium des Schweizerischen Zentrums für Epileptologie und Epilepsiechirurgie

16 Nov 2017 at 14:00 – 18:00

Parksaal EPI-Park, Bleulerstrasse 60, 8008 Zürich

Read more (PDF, 1365 KB)

23 October 2017 - Andrea Spinnler of the Inst. of Pharmacology & Toxicology
takes part in PhD thesis competition of network Universitas 21.

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Making up your mind - The integration of interneurons into cortical networks
Talk by Prof. Gord Fishell, Harvard Medical Center and Broad Institute
Friday, 15 September 2017, 10:00.
University of Zurich, Irchel Campus, lecture hall Y15 G20. Flyer (PDF, 2772 KB)
ZNZ Annual Symposium 2017
Thursday, 14 September 2017
UZH Central Campus
Häldeliweg 2, Zurich
Moving forward!
Symposium Koetser Foundation
Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 15:00 - 18:30
USZ, Lecture Hall Monakow, Department of Neurology,
Frauenklinikstrasse 26, Zürich, Program (PDF, 1970 KB)
Latsis Symposium 2017 - Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance: Impact for Biology and Soyciety
28-30 August 2017, Auditorium Maximum, ETH Zürich
Öffentliche Vorlesung: Erbe, Umwelt und Vergangenheit: Warum die Epigenetik den Blick auf die Gesundheit verändert
29 August 2017, 17:30-18:30.
Auditorium Maximum, ETH Zürich.

Protein Aggregation in Health and Disease
Joining Forces Symposium on 19-20 June 2017 at ETH Hönggerberg. Read more

Innovation in Chronic Disease Intervention
A summer school in Heidelberg, 11-22 Sept 2017, by EIT Health. Deadline for applications: 1 June 2017. Read more

Zurich Life Science Week - an active training platform to best seize job opportunities outside academia, 12-16 June 2017, UZH Irchel Campus. Read more

Heterogeneity of Autoimmune Diseases
The international Symposium of the CRPP MS will take place on 12 and 13 June 2017 in Zurich Read More

Deep sleep important for motor learning - 24 May 2017
New method for modulating sleep depth in motor cortex shows causal relationship between sleep and motor learning. Read more

Synapsis Foundation - Calls for Proposals 2017 - Carreer Development Award (for Advanced PostDocs) and Research Grants for Principal Investigators. Read more

Isabelle Mansuy becomes fellow of the European Academy of Sciences

12 April 2017 – The Academy promotes excellence in science and technology.
Read more

Blocking human fear memory, 05.04.2017

Treat posttraumatic stress disorder with the antibiotic doxycycline. Read more

Different activity pattern in autism, 04.04.2017

Signals from the anterior cingulate cortex are altered in individuals
with autism spectrum disorder. Read more (in German)

What's deep about deep-learning?

Talk by Prof. Terrence Sejnowski, Salk Institute and UCSD
Friday, 28 April 2017, 16:00.
University of Zurich, Irchel Campus, lecture room Y35 F51

Research prize of the Swiss Brain League 2017: call for proposals, publ. 24.1.17 Read more (PDF, 122 KB)

NOGA-A suppresses angiogenesis, publ. 05.01.17. Read more

Two ERC Consolidator Grants for Christian Ruff and Giacomo Indiveri, publ. 21.12.16. Read more

Brainhack Zurich 2017, 2-3 March 2017, Registration required, read more
Zurich Life Science Day 2017, UZH Campus Irchel, 8.02.2017 More