Uni Bonn

The brain’s auto-complete function

April 5, 2019 · by IMPRS-BB

Collaboration between Birmingham and Bonn yields new insights into associative memory When looking at a picture of a sunny day at the beach, we can almost smell the scent of sun screen. Our brain often completes memories and automatically brings… Read more »

Bonn-based neuroscientist awarded 1.8 million

December 14, 2016 · by IMPRS-BB

EU sponsors research conducted at the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases. Bonn-based neuroscientist Prof. Stefan Remy (41) will receive the “Consolidator Grant” from the European Research Council (ERC) worth EUR 1.8 million. The Grant is a special award because, apart from the high funding… Read more »

DZNE Scientist Gets Most Important Research Award in Germany

December 14, 2015 · by IMPRS-BB

Photo source: DZNE/Laubertphoto Leibniz Prize goes to Frank Bradke Bonn, Germany, December 10th, 2015 – The molecular biologist Frank Bradke (46), group leader at the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) and professor for neurobiology at the University of Bonn,… Read more »

When the neuron’s doorman allows too much in

November 16, 2015 · by IMPRS-BB

(Above Image) This is what a neuron from the hippocampus of a rat looks like. The cell and it’s extensive processes are visualised using a fluorescent dye, filled via a glass pipette. The glass pipette, with dye, is shown on… Read more »