The Multidimensional Brain

Leaders : François Rouyer, Martial Ruat

The "Molecules and Circuits" department aims at understanding brain architecture and function by investigating molecular and cellular networks. Biochemistry, neuropharmacology, neurogenetics and neurophysiology approaches are combined to analyze the mechanisms underlying neural functions in the vertebrates and invertebrates.


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Scientific conferences

Neuro-PSI Conference on June 29th, 2018

On Friday, Juen 29th at 11:00, Simon Rumpel, from Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany, will give a talk
« Long-term dynamics of network structure and activity patterns in the neocortex. »

Invited by Brice Bathellier (UNIC)
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Neuro-PSI Conference on June 8th, 2018

On Friday, June 8th at 11.00, Tania Barkat University of Basel, Switzerland, will give a talk on this following topic « Cortical tuning curves shape tone discrimination performance. »
Invited by Brice Bathellier (UNIC)
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Neuro-PSI Conference on June 1st

On Friday, June 1st, at 11:00, Robert Johnston from the Johns Hopkins University, USA, will give a talk on this following topic
« Stochastic gene expression and nuclear architecture in fly eyes and human retinal organoids »

Invited by Daniel Vasiliauskas
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Neuro-PSI Conference on May 18th

On Friday, May 18th at 11:00, Marion Coolen from the Institut Pasteur, Paris, France will give a talk on this following topic
« Chirality, Alzheimer’s Disease and Amyloid beta. »

Invited by Ronald Melki
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Scientific Themes

S. Creuzet Development-Evolution dept.

J. Wu / G. Fortin Molecules-Circuits dept.

F. Rouyer Molecules-Circuits dept.

JM Édeline Cognition-Behavior dept.

P. Affaticati / A. Jenett Development-Evolution dept.

D. Shulz UNIC

A. Veyrac / S. Laroche Cognition-Behavior dept.

C. Huetz / JM Édeline Cognition-Behavior dept.

D. Vasiliauskas Molecules-Circuits dept.

M. Perron Development-Evolution dept.

J. Fournier / Y. Frégnac UNIC

S. Rétaux Development-Evolution dept.





11th FENS Forum

Forum of Neuroscience, 7-11 July 2018 in Berlin

NeuroFrance 2019

Proposals for the next meeting in Marseille, 2019 May 22-24.

Advances in Neurodevelopmental & Neurodegenerative Disease

3rd Thematic meeting, Strasbourg June 7-8

The Bioacoustic Winter School

Registrations in May 2018 for the 2019 session (January 7-18)

Available jobs

Thesis Projects in 2018

BioSigne and SDSV Thesis Projects

15 PhDs in Insect Chronobiology

H2020 funding for 36 months from september 2018

POSTDOCTORAL position in Integrative Neuroscience

FRM Team : neural proceesing, neuromodulation and sensory plasticity

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