News Archive

  Burghölzli Psychiatry Meeting 2022
Keynote speech by Prof. Nikolai Axmacher.
10 November 2022

Building up the Connectome
A model for brain wiring.
25 August 2022

  Research Day Clinical Neurocenter (PDF, 499 KB)
Hörsaal Monakow
2 September 2022
  Amyloid and Tau in Alzheimer's Disease (PDF, 107 KB)
Talk by Jürgen Götz on
26 August 2022 at 13:00
  Ultrasound for Human Brain Imaging
Skull bone remains challenging.
26 July 2022
  Call for Research Proposals on Neurodegeneration
New request for proposals by the Hurka Foundation
Submission deadline by 31 July 2022
  3rd Symposium of the URPP AdaBD
University of Zurich, Alte Kantonsschule
Aula RAA-G-01, Rämistrasse 59
4 July 2022, 13:00-19:00
  SNFS Advanced Grant for Sebastian Jessberger
Investigating the aging process in the brain
29 June 2022
  60 Years Brain Research Institute
Jubilee Symposium on
15 June 2022, Program
  Memristor for Brain-Inspired Computing
Publication in Nature Communications
18 May 2022

Modeling the Development of the Neural Tube
Publication in PNAS
16 May 2022

  Automated Analysis of Animal Behavior
New publication by Yanik et al.
in Nature Machine Intelligence
25 April 2022
  Enhancing Deep Sleep
First clinical study of new wearable device
8 April 2022
  Proposals for Alzheimer Research
New call by Synapsis Foundation
4 April 2022

Phenomenological Methods in Neuroscience and Consciousness Research
Workshop on 28-30 April 2022

  iPSZurich Symposium
20 April 2022
  Astrocyte Networks Are Important for Learning and Memory
Publication by Hösli et al. in Cell Reports
7 March 2022

Mechanisms of Synaptic Loss After Stroke
Publication by Cramer et al.
in Science Advances
4 March 2022

  Finally Rational? (PDF, 176 KB)
New study by Grujic, Brus, Burdakov and Polania in Science Advances.
4 March 2022
  Twin Study on Causes of MS
Publication by Ingelfinger, Becher,
Beltran et al. in Nature.
16 February 2022

Watch the Beautiful Brain
by Lorenzo Gesuita et al.
and donate in their
Crowdfunding Campaign
11 February 2022

  New Biosensor for Orexin
Publication by Patriarchi et al.
in Nature Methods
10 February 2022
  New Master's Degree in Brain Sciences
30 November 2021
The application deadline is 1 Jan 2022
  Understanding and treating chronic stress
17 November 2021
Isabelle Mansuy and Birgit Kleim
will lead a new HMZ flagship project.
  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