15 April 2013
De Hersenstichting kent een subsidie van 35.000 euro toe aan de volgende NIN projecten:
Dr. Maarten H.P. Kole, Action potential-dependent neuron-glia signaling and myelin maintenance
Dr. Helmut W. Kessels, The effects of amyloid beta on glutamatergic synapses that drive inhibitory neurons
Prof. dr. Damiaan Denys, Elucidating the mechanism of Deep Brain Stimulation in compulsive disorders
1 February 2013
Christian Lohmann receives a VICI grant.
15 January 2013, Press release ERC: The 3000th ERC grant went to the Social Brain Lab at the NIN [press release] Social Brain Lab - ERC (YouTube movie)
27 June 2012
Helmut Kessels receives a VIDI grant for the project:
The effects of amyloid beta on synapses in the brain.
1 April 2011
Dick Swaab was appointed Professor to the Chao Kuang Piu Chair of Zhejiang University Medical School in Hangzhou, China, in recognition of his scholarship and outstanding achievements. (photo)
Neuroscience & Vision Symposia 2013 Friday 13 December 2013, 16:00 h. 16:00 h. Gertjan Houwen Characterization of spontaneous network activity in the mouse developing cortex in vivo 16:20 h Jornt De Gruijl Cerebellar synchrony and motor timing 16:40 h Leonardo Cerliani (f)MRI for the rest of us 17:00 h Discussion followed by drinks
20 November 2013, 11:45 h, aula Vrije Universiteit
Jean-Pierre Sommeijer will defend his thesis entitled:
Mechanisms of ocular dominance plasticity in the mouse visual cortex.
Supervisor Guus Smit, co-supervisor Christiaan Levelt.
3 December 2013, 11.45 h, aula VU
Els MØst will defend her thesis entitled: Circadian rhythm deterioration in early Alzheimer disease and the preventive effects of light.
Supervisors: Eus van Someren en Philip Scheltens.
4 December 2013, 15.45 h, aula VU
Kerstin Wirz will defend her thesis entitled: Molecular changes during the development of Alzheimer's disease.
Supervisors: Joost Verhaagen and Dick Swaab. Co-supervisor: Koen Bossers.