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The excellence of Italian research at the ISSNAF Annual Event, Washington DC

Prof. Alessandro Vercelli - University of Turin presented My-AHA project as one of the Italian success stories in Horizon2020 at the Symposium EU–FUNDED RESEARCH IN TECHNOLOGIES FOR A HEALTHY AND ACTIVE AGING.

23 october 2018

Multiple origins and modularity in the spatiotemporal emergence of cerebellar astrocyte heterogeneity

Plos Biology , 27 September 2018
V Cerrato, E Parmigiani, M Figueres-Oñate, M Betizeau, J Aprato, I Nanavaty, P Berchialla, F Luzzati, C de’Sperati, L Lopez-Mascaraque, A Buffo

11 october 2018

NICO in the top 10 EJN articles written by researchers in Italy

The European Journal of Neuroscience presented a collection of pioneering and original research and reviews articles in the fields of molecular, cellular, systems, behavioural and cognitive neurosciences free to access until the end of 2018. A pubblication by Prof. Stefano Geuna's Research Group is one of 10 written by researchers in Italy.

11 september 2018

Chronic treatment with tributyltin induces sexually dimorphic alterations in the hypothalamic POMC system of adult mice.

Cell Tissue Research , 4 August 2018
Farinetti A, Marraudino M, Ponti G, Panzica GC, Gotti S

3 september 2018

Neuron-Astroglia Cell Fate Decision in the Adult Mouse Hippocampal Neurogenic Niche Is Cell-Intrinsically Controlled by COUP-TFI In Vivo

Cell Reports , 10 July 2018
S Bonzano, I Crisci, A Podlesny-Drabiniok, Chiara Rolando, W Krezel, M Studer, S De Marchis

13 july 2018

Inactivation of citron kinase inhibits medulloblastoma progression by inducing apoptosis and cell senescence.

Cancer Research , June 2018
Pallavicini G, Sgro F, Garello F, Falcone M, Bitonto V, Berto GE, Bianchi FT, Gai M, Chiotto AM, Filippi M, Cutrin JC, Ala U, Terreno E, Turco E, Di Cunto F

8 july 2018

NICO @BraYn Meeting

Bainstorming Research Assembly for Young Neuroscientists, the 1st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Italian Young Neuroscientists, was held in Genoa, 29-30 June 2018

30 june 2018

Sox2 conditional mutation in mouse causes ataxic symptoms, cerebellar vermis hypoplasia, and postnatal defects of Bergmann glia.

Glia , May 2018
Cerrato V, Mercurio S, Leto K, Fucà E, Hoxha E, Bottes S, Pagin M, Milanese M, Ngan CY, Concina G, Ottolenghi S, Wei CL, Bonanno G, Pavesi G, Tempia F, Buffo A, Nicolis SK.

4 june 2018

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.