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Adult exposure to tributyltin affects hypothalamic neuropeptide Y, Y1 receptor distribution, and circulating leptin in mice

Andrology, June 2016
E. Bo, A. Farinetti, M. Marraudino, D. Sterchele, C. Eva, S. Gotti, G. Panzica

20 june 2016

Science-based regulation of endocrine disrupting chemicals in Europe: which approach?

The Lancet: Diabetology and Endocrinology
Bourguignon J-P, Slama R, Bergman A, Demeneix B, Ivell R, Kortenkamp A, Panzica G, Trasande L, Zoeller R.T.

14 june 2016

Starting academic cooperation with Praga

We signed a 4 years agreement with The Institute of Experimental Medicine Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic in order to develop collaborative activities such as exachangin of researchers and students and conducting research projects.

8 june 2016

Scientific Issues Relevant to Setting Regulatory Criteria to Identify Endocrine Disrupting Substances in the European Union

Endocrine Disruptors (EDs) are defined by WHO as exogenous compounds or mixtures that alter function(s) of the endocrine system and consequently cause adverse effects in an intact organism, or its progeny, or (sub)populations. European regulations on pesticides, biocides, cosmetics, and industrial chemicals require the European Commission to establish scientific criteria to define EDs.

26 april 2016

Our first five years: Scientific Report 2011 - 2015

On January an ad hoc committee of international experts were asked to make an onsite visit at the NICO to evaluate the activities of the Institute in the first five years.
This is the report prepared by our researchers.

7 april 2016

Luca Bonfanti is the new Editor-in-Chief of Frontiers in neurogenesis

The mission of this journal is to disseminate high-quality multidisciplinary studies related to all aspects of neurogenesis

7 january 2016

Neuropsychopharmacology, D. Carulli

Autistic-Like Traits and Cerebellar Dysfunction in Purkinje Cell PTEN Knock-Out Mice

10 november 2015

Events & Meetings

27 february 2020

GLIAL CELLS-NEURON CROSSTALK IN CNS HEALTH AND DISEASE

University of Turin, Italy   
The Workshop is aimed at PhD students and young Postdocs with the goal to promote a thorough understanding of the functions of glial cells in health and disease. The program includes lectures on the newest conceptual advancements and methodological approaches in the study of glial cells in synaptic functions, development and CNS diseases.

Deadline for registration: December 23, 2019.

29 november 2019

NICO Progress Report - INN Open Neuroscience Forum 2019

Our young researchers present their work to collegues. From January to December, every two weeks, on friday at 2:00 pm
Seminars Room, NICO

14 november 2019

BraYn 2019 Milan, 14-16 November

The main goal of the BraYn initiative is to organize a scientific conference involving different laboratories across Italy and Europe where young researchers, especially PhD students and junior postdocs, can share their knowledge, skills and ideas to establish new collaborations between different research groups.