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Symposium "DANDRITE encounters 2016" - Colloboration opportunities & student projects

03.12.2015 | Communications assistant Karen Bech

Dato tir 09 feb
Tid 14:00 17:00
Sted AIAS auditorium, Aarhus University, building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C

DANDRITE encounters 2016

9th February 2016 from 14:00-17:00

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The Group Leaders at DANDRITE will present their research groups and their activities in neuroscience at Aarhus University.

Time and place: The symposium takes place Tuesday 9 February 2016 from 14:00-16:30 followed by an informal reception, in the AIAS auditorium, building 1632, Aarhus University, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus

The symposium and reception is open to everyone interested!


14:00     Welcome by DANDRITE director Poul Nissen

14:05     Structural and functional studies of membrane transporters in brain
               Core Group Leader Poul Nissen’s research group, www.dandrite.au.dk/nissen

14:20     Circuit neuroscience and behavioural genetics in Drosophila
               Group Leader Anne von Philipsborn’s research group, www.dandrite.au.dk/philipsborn

14:35     Behavioural studies of molecular and circuit basis of effort based decision making
               Group Leader Duda Kvitsiani’s research group, www.dandrite.au.dk/kvitsiani

14:50     Memory formation and consolidation at the synaptic and circuit levels
               Group Leader Sadegh Nabavi’s research group, www.dandrite.au.dk/nabavi

15:05     Break with drinks & questions

15:30     Studies of sortilin receptors in neuronal development and signaling
               Core Group Leader Anders Nykjær’s research group, www.dandrite.au.dk/nykjær

15:45     Function and dysfunction of motion-sensitive circuits in the visual system
               Group Leader Keisuke Yonehara’s research group, www.dandrite.au.dk/yonehara

16:00     Modelling human neural development and disease with stem cells
               Group Leader Mark Denham’s research group, www.dandrite.au.dk/denham

16:15     Neurodegenerative diseases and the role of alpha-synuclein
               Core Group Leader Poul Henning Jensen’s research group, www.dandrite.au.dk/jensen

16:30     Closing remarks by Poul Henning Jensen

16:30     Drinks & questions


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