Best PhD students Justyna Wiśniewska and Łukasz Bijoch

The Committee of the “Best PhD students” Contest, organised by the Director of the Nencki Institute, Professor Agnieszka Dobrzyn and PhD Student Council, has announced the list of laureates: Justyna WiśniewskaLaura Turos-KorgulAlicja OlszewskaZuzanna SamselŁukasz BijochThe winners were honored for their achievements with the Director’s Award. We congratulate all the laureates wishing them further academic success!Continue reading

Ali Jawaid commented Nobel prizes for PAS

One of our BRAINCITY group leaders, Ali Jawaid from TREND, commented on Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for Polish Academy of Sciences. „Nagroda Nobla w dziedzinie fizjologii w medycynie za rok 2021 ponownie rzuciła światło na starą jak świat neuronaukę, czyli receptory, impulsy i sygnalizację. Odkrycia dotyczące tego, w jaki sposób specyficzne receptory przekształcają...Continue reading

EMBL Director General prof. Edith Heard visited BRAINCITY

EMBL Director General prof. Edith Heard visited our Centre of Excellence BRAINCITY for its official on-site launch on 2.09.2021. European Molecular Biology Laboratory – EMBL and BRAINCITY have been partners since 2019. The meeting included research presentations by our group leaders. We also focused on talks considering further collaborations between the two institutions.

Research publication in Cerebral Cortex Journal

Research publication in Cerebral Cortex Journal. Inhibition of Matrix Metalloproteinase 9 Activity Promotes Synaptogenesis in the Hippocampus This is the joint effort of our Braincity and Nencki Institute scientists, together with researchers from the Department of Neurobiology, Faculty of Biology and Environmental Protection, University of Lodz.