StratNeuro Collaborative Grants 2019
StratNeuro awards a total of 1,6 MSEK to the following Collaborative Neuroscience Pilot Research Projects.
Thirty two proposals were submitted. Ten were invited to submit full proposals which were reviewed by 4 external reviewers.
The following research projects received funding (in alphabetical order of main applicant’s surname):
- Neuronal and non-neuronal functions of neurotransmitter plasticity in health and disease.
(Konstantinos Ampatzis & András Simon)
- Genome-wide screen for sORF-encoded peptides controlling pluripotency and neural differentiation.
(Simon Elsässer & Ernest Arenas)
- Brain and Immune Function Associated with Self-Inflicted and External Pain.
(Karin Jensen & Clara Hellner)
The following research project was placed as first reserve due to insufficient funds, but could be awarded, pending funding to StratNeuro in 2020:
- Adult-born striatal neurons and their relationship with Huntington’s disease (Christian Göritz & Gilad Silberberg)