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2017.12.15 |

AIAS Fellow Søren Dinesen Østergaard receives grant from the Independent Research Fund Denmark

Søren Dinesen Østergaard, MD PhD, has been awarded a grant of DKK 2.6 mill from the Independent Research Fund Denmark to test a new method for measuring the severity of schizophrenia.

2017.12.12 |

AIAS Fellow Asad Jan receives Lundbeck Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship grant

The grant will support Asad Jan’s research to apply genome editing in a mouse model of Parkinson’s disease.

2017.11.23 |

AIAS Fellow Doug Speed receives large Sapere Aude grant

Doug Speed has been awarded DKK 5.6 million by the Independent Research Fund Denmark (DFF) to develop novel statistical methods for analysing genetic data.

EVENTS

Tue 30 Jan
11:00-16:00 | AIAS, Building 1630: conference room 101, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
AIAS Event: The Young Academy at AIAS
Mon 05 Feb
10:30-17:00 | The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
Joint Research Presentation
Short 6-minute research presentations by all AIAS Fellows.
Mon 19 Feb
14:15-16:15 | The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
AIAS Fellows' Seminar: Doug Speed, AIAS Fellow
Solving genetics: Using heritability analysis.
Mon 26 Feb
14:15-16:15 | The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
AIAS Fellows' Seminar: Anni Kleino, AIAS Fellow
Amyloid fold. Nature’s Swiss army knife or a Trojan horse?
Mon 05 Mar
14:15-16:15 | The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
AIAS Fellows' Seminar: Andrew Newby, AIAS Fellow
“This humanitarian act”: Danish famine relief in the 1860s

FELLOWS' ACTIVITIES

Anja Bechmann was appointed as an experts to the new High Level Expert Group on fake news and online disinformation by the European Commission. The Group will contribute to the development of an EU-level strategy on how to tackle fake news, to be presented in the spring of 2018. 12 January 2018. Read more here.


Thomas Tram gave the talk 'Præcisionskosmologi: mere end tankespind' at Astronermers' Day for primary and secondary school teachers, 12 January 2018, Aarhus University, Denmark.


Rasmus O. Bak gave an interview to Videnskab.dk for the article 'CRISPR-krise: Immunforsvaret kan knuse verdens store genteknologiske håb', 12 January 2018. Read the article here (in Danish only).

 

 

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