- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYHEALTH & SPORTS
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONZurich
- GRANT LOCATIONSWITZERLAND
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.synapsisfoundation.ch
The grant supports two Stavros Niarchos Foundation Career Development Awards (Habilitationsstipendium) in Experimental Neuropathology at the Medical Faculty of the University of Zurich. The objective is research in the area of neuropathology, with the focus on the examination of the source of diseases in the central and/or peripheral nervous system, particularly of neurodegenerative diseases.
The Synapsis Foundation promotes basic biomedical research and clinical studies on Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s and Prion diseases.