Four collaborative projects, including one infrastructure project participate in framework program

Three European collaborative projects and one comprehensive infrastructure project, all of which are to be led by researchers from Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the Berlin Institute of Health at Charité (BIH), have been given the go-ahead by the EU Commission. Charité researchers will also be involved in two further projects which are due to be launched. The new Charité-led projects will address mental health issues, an innovative cell therapy, prognosis after stroke, and virtual models of the brain.

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Open Innovation in Science Award of the Einstein Center for Neurosciences Berlin

The call (2022) for applications is now online!
Innovation and science have a high priority in Germany. Sharing knowledge, opening up to the ideas of others, working together to drive innovation - this is what Open Innovation describes, but Open Innovation has also found its way into science. Some of the objectives are to make research more transparent and improve the quality of scientific work.

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Charité neuroscientist awarded ERC Proof of Concept Grant

ECN member Prof. Soekadar heads the Translation and Neurotechnology Research Unit and the Clinical Neurotechnology Working Group at the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy at the Charité Mitte Campus. Complementing the current ERC Starting Grant, a proof-of-concept grant of 150,000 euros from the European Research Council will now help to refine a promising approach and bring it to application maturity.

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Dr. Andreas Horn - Heinz Maier-Leibnitz-Prizewinner 2022

ECN PI Andreas Horn uses and develops state-of-the-art imaging methods to study brain function. His focus is on understanding and modulating neuronal networks in the brain, with the declared aim of improving “deep brain stimulation”. 

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Career Exploration Day 2022

On Saturday, May 7, 2022, the Career Exploration Day took place at Cabuwazi in Berlin. The event was organized by The Career Development Initiative (CDI) with the aim to inform, network and discuss about different career paths.

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Humboldt University and Charité receive research building for optobiology

The Science Council gives Berlin the green light: great opportunity for the further development of an important future field in biology and medicine.

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Matthew Larkum receives the European Research Council Advanced Grant

Neuroscientist Matthew Larkum has been awarded an Advanced Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) for his research project "Dendro-somatic coupling and global neuronal signalling" as part of the European research program Horizon Europe.

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