Neuroscience Seminar Series

Seminar series of the neuroscience department at the Max Delbrueck Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) in Berlin.

This program is a joint activity of the neuroscience research groups at the MDC, namely of Carmen Birchmeier, Inés Ibañez-Tallon, Frauke Zipp, Helmut Kettenmann, Gary Lewin, Fritz Rathjen, Erich Wanker, Jan Bieschke, Alistair Garratt, Thomas J. Jentsch, and Jochen Meier)

The seminar series takes place at the MDC.C on Fridays at 1 pm.

Invited speakers are prominent national and international neuroscientists from all disciplines.

Scientific organizers are Helmut Kettenmann ( and Fritz Rathjen (


For all administrative questions please contact Birgit Jarchow (tel. +49 30 94 06 33 25,




27.10.2017 - 27.10.2017 |


27.10.2017 - 27.10.2017 | How pain becomes chronic: novel mechanisms in neuropathic pain

Dr. Patrick Carroll
Institut des Neurosciences de Montpellier (INM) : Sensory and motor deficits
Montpellier France


03.11.2017 - 03.11.2017 | Functional heterogeneity of astrocytes and panglial gap junction networks: Comparative analyses in the hippocampus and thalamus

Prof. Christian Steinhäuser
Institute of Cellular Neurosciences, University of Bonn
Bonn Germany


24.11.2017 - 24.11.2017 |