>> Our lab has been awarded $715.000 from NIH R01 grant (USA). We will use the funds to investigate the role of brain lymphatics in pathologies including dementia in collaboration with Prof. Maiken Nedergaard (Rochester University). 

 

>> 24.03.2017 - Fritz Thyssen Foundation Award

Dr. Ali Ertürk received a competitive grant from the Fritz Thyssen Foundation awarded to young scientists working in the field of Medicine and the Natural Sciences. Dr. Ertürk will investigate the molecular mechanisms underlying synapse/spine degeneration in acute brain injuries with this grant support.

 

>> The first article of our lab has been published in Nature Methods and highlighted by media worldwide including New York Times, Wall Street Journal, NBC news, Discovery Channel, Business Insider, Nature and Science magazines.

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/23/science/transparent-mouse-udisco-glow.html

http://www.wsj.com/articles/new-technique-shrinks-makes-whole-animals-transparent-1471878084

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/08/scientists-can-see-through-these-rodents

http://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/see-through-mice-may-soon-substitute-live-animals-n635951

http://www.businessinsider.com/transparent-mouse-udisco-2016-8/

http://www.gizmodo.com/transparent-glow-in-the-dark-mice-are-a-scientists-wet-1785616093/

http://www.earth-chronicles.com/science/scientists-made-the-mouse-completely-invisible-and-transparent.html

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2101866-mouses-body-made-entirely-transparent-to-reveal-nervous-system/ 

 

 

 

>> Member of Imaging and Curing Environmental Metabolic Diseases ICEMED, Helmhotz, Germany, 2016 

>> Award of European Research Concuil ERA-Net grant (coordinator), 1.203.143 €, (local: 299.880 €), 2015 

>> Member of Graduate School of Systemic Neurosciences (GSN-LMU), 2014 

>> Member of German Excellent cluster of Munich SyNergy, 2014 

>> Offer of Sofja Kovalevskaja Award from Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (1.650.000 €), 2014