Research

Research in the Department centers around five main subjects, each represented by one or more research groups. We present an overview of the groups below. Please click on the links at left or on the photos to visit each section's webpage!



 Neuropharmacology
  Prof. Dr. Hans Ulrich Zeilhofer



Signal Transduction
PD Dr. Dietmar Benke

Cortical pain processing in migraine
Dr. Mirko Santello

Neuromorphology
  Prof. Dr. Jean-Marc Fritschy




Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Dr. Shiva Tyagarajan

Neuroprotection
Dr. Edith Schneider Gasser



Toxicology
  Prof. Dr. Michael Arand



Molecular Imaging and Functional Pharmacology
  Prof. Dr. Markus Rudin



Experimental Imaging and Neuroenergetics
  Prof. Dr. Bruno Weber

Chronobiology and Sleep Research
  Prof. Dr. Steven Brown




Environmental Sleep Biology and Modeling
Prof. Dr. Peter Achermann

Human Sleep Pharmacology
Prof. Dr. Hanspeter Landolt