Title of project or programme

ERA-NET Neuron: MODDIFSYN: Development of new chemical and optical tools to study and modulate glutamate receptor surface trafficking in synaptic transmission in different models of neurodegenerative diseases

Principal Investigators of project/programme grant
Prof.RobertJohann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt/Main, Institute for BiochemistryUK
 PD Dr. Eckart GundelfingerLeibniz-Institute for Neurobiology, Department of Neurochemistry/ Molecular biology, Magdeburg
 Daniel ChoquetUniversity of Bordeaux
 Bernard BioulacCNRS, Bordeaux
 Leszek KaczmarekNencki Institute, Warsaw
Address of institution of lead PI
InstitutionJohann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt/Main, Institute for Biochemistry
Street AddressMax-von-Laue-Str. 9
CityFrankfurt am Main
  • Germany
Source of funding information

Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

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The project/programme is most relevant to
  • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
  • Neurodegenerative disease in general
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    Types: Investments > €500k
    Member States: Germany
    Diseases: Alzheimer's disease & other dementias, Neurodegenerative disease in general
    Years: 2011
    Database Categories: N/A
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