The Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour is a world-class research centre devoted to understanding the mechanistic underpinnings of the human mind. The Institute is home to more than 600 researchers from 35 countries. Read more
A team of enthusiastic PhD students and postdocs of the Donders Institute blog about their research and fascination for science. Visit Donders Wonders Blog
To help you become proficient in modern neuroimaging methods, the Donders Institute offers “Toolkits”. These courses are open to anyone interested. Read more
Professor Anneke den Hollander has been awarded a Vici grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). The Vici grant is one of the largest available to individual researchers in the Netherlands. With this grant of 1,5 million euros she will to develop an "eye chip" for various sub-groups of patients, which would mimic the functions and structure of the eye.
ÜberResearch and Altmetric, leading data and analytics companies serving scientific funders and research organizations, have published an analysis of Parkinson’s Disease research papers with the highest Altmetric Attention Scores. The publication is the first in a series aimed at utilizing Altmetric data to provide a more nuanced understanding of how the announcements of new medical discoveries affect the wide-range of disease-specific stakeholders including researchers, funders, care providers, and patients.
A large imaging study by Radboud researchers, published by The Lancet Psychiatry, confirms brain differences in ADHD.
Brain researchers at Radboud University teach robot Pepper, the newest recruit at Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour new things - but Pepper teaches them as well. Beata Grzyb, researcher in Cognitive robotics, will work with Pepper in studying human cognition and social behavior.