News Archive

  Anxiety and our body
29 October 2021
New publication in Neuron
by Harrison et al.

Klinisches Neurozentrum
8. Jahressymposium

11 November 2021
Hörsaal Monakow, USZ

  How Open (Neuro)Science is Changing Research Practice
Online Workshop with our Partner McGill
Monday, 1 November 2021
15:00-17:00 (Zurich time)
Please register here for zoom link

Aversive Memories: Translating Basic Science to Clinical Treatment
29 October 2021
Symposium of the CRPP Synapse and Trauma
Registration here


The Potential of Glial Cells
Magdalena Götz received Koetser Prize 2021 at ZNZ Symposium
16 September 2021


Tuning the Brain
Perspectives for treating dyslexia
15 September 2021


Swiss 3RCC Targeted Call 2021
Outline Proposal Submission Deadline:
22 October 2021


KNZ Research Day (PDF, 297 KB)

23 September 2021
Hörsaal Monakow, USZ


Patient iPSC studies: Translatability for Mental Health

14 and 15 September 2021


Summer School "Towards a Continuum of Robot-assisted Therapy (TCRT)" (PDF, 166 KB)

6-10 September 2021, Brissago


Noninvasive Deep Brain Microangiography
28 May 2021

Optica, Vol.8, Issue 6


Artificial Neurons Recognize Biosignals in Real Time
27 May 2021

New publication in Nature Comm.


Synaptic RNA Targets of FUS

21 May 2021
New publication in Nature Comm.


How Trauma Shapes our Brain Cells

12 May 2021

  IsZ Award for Women
Submission deadline: 15 May 2021
  Biomarker for Stress Resilience
15 April 2021

Imaging the Perception of Screams

13 April 2021


Synapsis Foundation - Call for Proposals 2021

Submission deadline: 20 June 2021


Brain Tumors under Attack

Neurosurgeon Marian Neidert describes his work and research.
6 April 2021


Neurodevelopmental Disorders
14 April 2021, 14:30-17:30

Online Joint McGill/ZNZ Workshop

  FreeNovation Call for Proposals 21 (PDF, 77 KB)
12 February 2021

Modulation of Interhemispheric Connectivity Influences Binaural Integration
11 February 2021
New publication in PNAS by Preisig et al.


New Doctoral Course on Interdisciplinary Research
16 February -17 June 2021
How do I start a research collaboration?


No Evidence for Neural Correlate of Absolute Pitch
5 Februar 2021
New publication in J. Neuroscience by Leipold et al.




Research Prize of the Swiss Brain League (PDF, 123 KB)
5 Februar 2021
Deadline for applications is 30 Sept 2021


Larger Synapses Transmit Stronger Signals
28 January 2021
New publication in Nature by Holler et al.


Neuromuscular Research Association Basel
26 January 2021
Deadline for applications is 31 March 2021

  Brain Stem Cells Divide over Months
21 December 2020
New publication in Nature Neuroscience by Bottes et al.

New ETH MedLab Fellowships
8 December 2020
Deadline for applications is 31 January 2021


iPSC Modeling in Brain Research (PDF, 124 KB)
8 December 2020, 14:30-17:30
Online Joint McGill/ZNZ Workshop

  Research Prize in Neurorehabilitation (PDF, 307 KB)
18 November 2020
The Fürst Donnersmarck Foundation invites for submissions.

2021 Bioinformatics Awards
6 November 2020
SIB call open to early career bioinformaticians


Impact Mechanism of Gene Variation HLA-DR15 on MS
22 October 2020
Martin et al. report in Cell how the genetic risk factor HLA-DR15 is involved in building T-lymphocytes attacking the brain in multiple sclerosis.


Understanding Reperfusion Failure after Ischemic Stroke
21 October 2020
Wegener et al. show in Cell Reports that capillaries are obstructed by neutorphils, hindering blood flow.


Metformin Treatment of Stroke Patients Shows Positive Outcome
21 October 2020
Wegener et al. demonstrated in Neurology that metformin pretreatment resulted in less severe stroke and beneficial thrombolysis outcome.


Sleep: Research and Medicine
26 November 2020, 14:00-18:15
Annual Symposium of the Clinical Neurocenter


Sleep and Health Symposium
27 November 2020, 9:00-12:30

  Shaping Research Culture
5 November 2020
UZH Irchel Campus, Theater hall Y21-F-65

Local Drug Delivery to the Brain
6 October 2020
Yanik et al. describe a new method for local drug delivery based on focused ultrasound in Nat. Comm.


ZNZ Symposium 2020

10 September 2020


iPSC Working Group with New Website

13 August 2020


Brain Storm - Brain plasticity in children at risk for neurodevelopmental impairments

3 September 2020

"Zentrum für das Kind", Falkenstrasse 26, Zürich


Herausforderungen in der Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie

E-Kongress, 28 August 2020


KZN Research Day

27 August 2020

Universsitätsspital Zürich, Hörsaal Monakow


Developing Visual Prosthetics (PDF, 210 KB)

9 July 2020

New international project coordinated by Shih-Chii Liu


Cortical activity triggers lactate release from astrocytes

17 February 2020

Nature Metabolism by Zuend et al.

  The Cause of Health
3 February 2020
Technopark Zurich

How Zebra Finches Learn to Sing

15 January 2020

New Nature publication by Kollmorgen, Hahnloser and Mante


Comment on Translational Research
6 December 2019
How can we be more effective in translational medical research?

Nat Med, vol 25, 1812-1813 (2019)


Zurich Life Science Day
28 January 2020
UZH Irchel Campus, Lichthof


Practical Course in Advanced Microscopy
19-24 Janaury 2020
UZH Zentrum, Aula KOL G-201


Kick-off Symposium "Sex and Gender in Medicine"
15 November 2019
UZH Zentrum, Aula KOL G-201


Symposium Clinical Neurocenter
14 November 2019
Lecture Hall Monakow, USZ


1 November 2019
UniversitätsSpital Zürich, Frauenklinikstrasse 10, Hörsaal Nord


27-30 October 2019
Monte Verità, 6612 Ascona


Zurich Open Innovation in Life Sciences Conference (OILS)
10-11 October 2019
University Hospital Zurich (USZ), lecture hall OST, Gloriastrasse, 8006 Zurich
03-04 October 2019
TGIM Space, Löwenstrasse 17, 8001 Zurich


CRPP Stroke Kick-off Symposium
03 October 2019
University Hospital Zurich, Frauenklinistrasse 26, Hörsaal Monakow


Tierversuche im Dialog
SGV/LS2 Symposium in Deutsch
13 September 2019
UZH Irchel Campus, Theatersaal 65


UZH Bioentrepreneur Fellowships

Applicaiton deadline 15 September 2019


KZN Research Day

Thursday, 22 August 2019

University Hospital Zurich


Science Photo Marathon

Deadline for participation: 10 Sept. 2019


Falling Walls Lab 2019

Pitch your project
Deadline 9 August 2019

Developing a brain atlas through deep learning

10 June 2019

New paper by Iqbal, Khan & Karayannis
Nat. Machine Intelligence 1.6 (2019): 277


An endogenous mechanism against neurodegeneration

5 June 2019

Gerez, Picotti et al.

Science Translational Medicine


Call for Research Proposals by Synapsis Foundation
Submission deadline: 15 July 2019


Konrad Akert Lecture 2019
Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 15:00
Irchel Campus, lecture hall Y24 G45

  24. Zürcher Psychotraumatologie-Tagung
Saturday, 11 May 2019
University Zurich, Rämistrasse 71, lecture hall K02-F-180, 8001 Zurich

International Symposium Gene and Cell Therapies
Friday, 26 April 2019
University Hospital Zurich, Alte Anatomie, Aula SCHUL A16, Gloriastrasse 19, 8091 Zurich

  UZH Entrepreneur-Fellowship BioTech and MedTech
The Call is now open: Submit your application by April 15, 2019

Symposia Sleep&Health and Zürcher Schlafmedizin

Thursday, 4 April 2019

Carum, Auditorium 2, Pestalozzistr. 11


Properties of TDP-43 protein correlate with severity of frontotemporal dementia

New paper by Laferrière, Maniecka, Polymenidou et al. in Nature Neuroscience, vol 22, January 2019, 65-77