Supporting molecular and cellular neuroscientific research

At the Department of Medical Neuroscience, we’re dedicated to supporting molecular and cellular neuroscientific research. We place particular emphasis on projects that aim to identify, treat and cure diseases of the nervous system.

As a department, we encourage and support the activities of our dedicated research teams—which are led by internationally experienced researchers and offer excellent educational opportunities for master's and PhD students.

Our work

Our respected medical neuroscientists and graduate students have made a significant impact in a number of areas, including:

  • brain imaging
  • virtual and robotic neurosurgery
  • spinal cord development and function
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Lou Gehrig’s disease
  • multiple sclerosis
  • epilepsy
  • vision
  • pain