Research Department of Neuroscience


Movie at the IBRO-World Congress

The International Brain Research Organization (IBRO) will present the Research Department of Neuroscience at its 9th World Congress in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from July 7h-11th, 2015.

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RDN Neuroscience Calendar

How cortisol reinforces traumatic memories

Stress hormone takes effect while people retrieve and reconsolidate emotional memories. Results could shed light on anxiety and PTSD phenomena.

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ataxia mouse model

Investigating the origins of spinocerebellar ataxia 6. Eye blink conditioning for early diagnosis.

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In search of memory storage

New model for memory formation in the hippocampus. RUB researchers deploy computer simulation.

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RUB-researcher new in NRW Academy

On 20th of May biopsychologist Prof. Dr. Onur Güntürkün becomes a member in the "Nordrhein-Westfälischen Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Künste (AWK)" Congratulations!

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Nerve cells in the fast lane

Dopamine-producing neurons fulfil important function in the brain. Scientists from Bochum and Bonn conduct joint research.

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STED-Microscope for the RDN

The German Research Foundation (DFG) approved the building of a STED microscope, optimized for neuroscientific questions. The completion of the equipment is scheduled for 2014. The device will be located at the RUBION.

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