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Umeå Centre for Comparative Biology (UCCB)
Biomedical research on experimental animals at Umeå University is organized within Umeå Centre for Comparative Biology (UCCB).

What predicts depression in adolescents?
Duration 1 January 2018 until 31 December 2023
Type of project Research project
Effects of early nutrition on brain development and cognitive/behavioural problems in children
Duration 1 January 2016 until 31 December 2024
Type of project Research project
Duration 1 January 2015 until 31 December 2019
Type of project Research project
Michael Dimitriou-research group
The ability to learn and appropriately adapt movement is a crucial property of nervous systems. To successfully go about daily life, our nervous...
Research subject: Neurosciences
Paolo Medini
This is the research group lead by Dr Paolo Medini Master Thesis Students, PhD and PostDoc applicants are welcome in the Lab!
Research subject: Neurosciences
Per Petersson-research group
In our research, we aim to understand how different parts of the central nervous system interact to generate purposeful behaviors. In particular, w...
Research subject: Neurosciences
Sara af Bjerkén
Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disorder where a progressive loss of dopamine neurons occurs in the substantia nigra of ventral...
Research subject: Molecular medicine, Neurosciences
Staffan Johansson-research group
The research group investigates the electrical signals of neurons and the role ion channels and ion transporters play for the generation of these...
Research subject: Neurosciences