Prof. Leszek Kaczmarek from the Nencki Institute coordinator of the EXTRABRAIN grant

The other partners of the project are: prof. Pico Caroni (Bazylea, Friedrich Miescher Institute); prof. Hannelore Ehrenreich (Getynga, Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine); prof. Dmitri Rusakov (University College London); prof. Antoine Triller (Paris, Ecole Normal Superiore); prof. Alexander Dityatev (Magdeburg), prof. Jochen Herms (Monachium) (both from Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen); prof. Robert Pawlak (University of Exeter); prof. Orfeu Flores (Lizbon, Stab Vida); dr Kenneth Young (Hamburg, Evotec). The recruitment for all 14 young researchers will start in September. Besides being trained in each of the partners’ laboratory they will also carry out joint project in other labs and will benefit from attending 8 courses and workshop organized by the consortium.