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Umeå center for Functional Brain Imaging

UFBI is an inter-disciplinary research center where imaging techniques are used to examine brain structure and function in relation to both basic and clinical questions.

To date, more than 100 researchers within Umeå University and more than 50 external researchers have been involved in UFBI-projects as co-authors on publications based on data collected at UFBI.

News & Calendar

Research Definitions: Call for Pilot Project Proposals.
Published: 21 Apr, 2020

Call for pilot projects on definitions for the concepts of cognitive reserve and brain maintenance.

Course: Ageing cognition at Bordeux School of Neuroscience
Published: 30 Mar, 2020

Cajal course on Ageing cognition in Bordeaux, Sep 14 – Oct 2, 2020. Application deadline extended to June 8.

7,5 millions to reserach at Umeå Universitet
Published: 03 Dec, 2019

Stiftelsen Seniorhusen grants Umeå Universitet 7,5 millions sek for research on aging.

Brain takes a beating as arteries age
Published: 20 Aug, 2019

When arteries stiffen with age, the brain receives more load from the heart's beating that can cause damage.

Contact information

Mikael Stiernstedt
Research engineer
Lars Nyberg
Professor, other position
Johan Eriksson
Associate professor