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NCCR SYNAPSY: The synaptic bases of mental diseases (phase I)

English title The synaptic bases of mental diseases
Applicant Magistretti Pierre
Number 125759
Funding scheme National Centres of Competence in Research (NCCRs)
Research institution SV-BMI-LNDC EPFL
Institution of higher education EPF Lausanne - EPFL
Main discipline Neurophysiology and Brain Research
Start/End 01.10.2010 - 30.09.2014
Approved amount 17'480'000.00
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All Disciplines (2)

Neurophysiology and Brain Research
Neurology, Psychiatry

Keywords (15)

mental disorders; synapse; higher brain functions; brain imaging; behavior; translational research; endophenotypes; schizophrenia; mood disorders; developmental stress; depression; neuron-glia interaction; cortical integration; genetic psychiatry; clinical scientist program

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Associated projects

Number Title Start Funding scheme
157700 Lightsheet microscopy 01.12.2014 R'EQUIP
145004 In vivo fast-scan cyclic voltammetry detection of neurotransmitters: A focus on dopamine 01.01.2013 R'EQUIP
150828 Development of Advanced Translational High-Field MRI 12.05.2014 R'EQUIP
158776 NCCR SYNAPSY: The synaptic bases of mental diseases (phase II) 01.10.2014 National Centres of Competence in Research (NCCRs)
159705 Temporal dynamics of whole-brain neuronal networks 01.05.2015 Project funding
170268 Dis-inhibitory amygdala circuits in fear conditioning and extinction 01.10.2016 Project funding
154453 Function and structure of neuromodulatory inputs to the cerebral cortex 01.01.2015 Sinergia
163859 Measuring trajectories of cerebral development associated with autism in the first years of life 01.07.2016 SNSF Professorships
140944 Molecular Mechanisms of Neuronal Synapse Formation 01.08.2012 Project funding
156874 Quantitative characterization of the connectome in the progression of psychosis 01.05.2015 Project funding