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  • Gaming for Science 20.07.2017

    Gaming for Science In the scope of the Cognitive Science Metrics Online Survey (COSMOS) project, the Departments for Molecular and Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Basel (in close collaboration with the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland) have developed four gamified psychometric tests: A reaction time test, a go/no-go paradigm, a working memory and a short-term memory task.    The games are now available online.    https://cosmos.psycho.unibas.ch/    

  • epi sig 26.04.2017

    A peripheral epigenetic signature of immune system genes is linked to neocortical thickness and memory. Nature Communications (2017), doi: 10.1038/ncomms15193 more...

  • Trove2 26.04.2017

    Exome sequencing of healthy phenotypic extremes links TROVE2 to emotional memory and PTSD. Nature Human Behaviour 1, Article number: 0081 (2017) doi:10.1038/s41562-017-0081 original article more...

  • Stress, glucocorticoids and memory 12.12.2016

    Stress, glucocorticoids and memory: implications for treating fear-related disorders. Nature Reviews Neuroscience 2016. more...

  • Neue Medikamente dank Humangenetik 06.09.2016

    Neue Medikamente dank Humangenetik Bis heute gibt es keine wirksamen Medikamente gegen Gedächtniserkrankungen. Nun setzen Forscher der Universität Basel auf humangenetische Untersuchungen. Zusammen mit AC Immune aus Lausanne haben sie in einem KTI-Projekt einige Wirkstoffe mit Potenzial identifiziert. more...

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