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Tue, 10/05/2021 - 17:45

Congratulations to Dr Axel Montagne for winning the SCOR European Young Investigator Award 2021 awarded by La Fondation Recherche Alzheimer. 


About Dr Axel Montagne

Dr Montagne previously worked with the University of Southern California, where he worked closely with Professor Berislav Zlokovic, as part of the Fondation Leducq Transatlantic Network of Research... Read more

Thu, 09/30/2021 - 20:01

An invitation to join the lecture titled “AI in MRI Quantification” by The University of Edinburgh SVD Research scientist and the Row Fogo Centre for Research into Ageing and the Brain Lecturer Dr Maria Valdes-Hernandez.

The lecture will be delivered as part of the Teaching Sessions of the Annual Conference of the European Society of Magnetic... Read more

Thu, 09/30/2021 - 19:43

Professor Berislav Zlokovic willl give a keynote talk at the 11th UK & Ireland Early Career Blood-Brain Barrier Symposium, held virtually on the 12th of November 2021. 

Please, register your interest by the 11th of November 2021.


11th UK & Ireland Early Career Blood-Brain Barrier VIRTUAL Symposium

The 11th UK & Ireland Early Career Blood-Brain... Read more

Wed, 09/08/2021 - 12:15

Do not miss out on the Network's new publications for August and September.

Read our interesting findings related to the effect on pollution on forming small vessel diseases, rethinking classical view on forming cerebrospinal fluid production, and many more.


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Tue, 09/07/2021 - 08:37

The Montagne Lab, based at the UK Dementia Research Institute (UK DRI) at The University of Edinburgh, is currently recruiting for two Post Doctoral Research Fellows who could join the team as soon as possible.

One post is requiring neuroimaging expertise, and the other one - strong molecular biology skills including the most recent transcriptomics methods. Anyone interested in the... Read more

Thu, 08/12/2021 - 18:43

Congratulations to Dr Olivia Hamilton who recently successfully defended her PhD thesis which aimed to advance current understanding of the cognitive changes associated with sporadic cerebral small vessel disease.

Dr Olivia Hamilton has successfully defended her PhD thesis, titled “Sporadic Cerebral Small... Read more

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 17:30

Expertscape has recently published their ranking  on the most globally influential experts on Blood-Brain Barrier (BBB). Five scientists affiliated with the Fundation Leducq Trasatlantic Network of Excellence were listed amongst 40 globally recognised scientists leading in the Blood-Brain Barrier expertise.

  • Professor Berislav Zlokovic - University of Southern California
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Thu, 07/22/2021 - 15:44

Several members of the network, including Professor Joanna Wardlaw and Professor Berislav Zlokovic, have been recognised by Expertscape as world leaders in blood brain barrier research. Their PubMed-based algorithms placed the researchers in the top 0.1% of scholars writing about the Blood-Brain Barrier over the past 10 years. Further details of the rankings can be found... Read more

Tue, 07/06/2021 - 15:33

Dr Maria del Carmen Valdés Hernández gave the “Neuroimaging” lecture as part of the teaching sessions at the National Undergraduate Neuroanatomy Competition.

Dr Valdés Hernández is a Row Fogo Lecturer in Medical Image Processing and Analysis and a Fondation Leducq Transatlantic Network of Excellence scientist. The lecture was given on the 29th June 2021.


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Thu, 06/24/2021 - 21:00

Join "Recent Advances in Medical Image Analysis" webinar featuring a talk from Dr Maria Valdés Hernández- Fondation Leducq Transatlantic Network of Excellence scientist, working at the Row Fogo Centre for Research into Ageing and the Brain, The University of Edinburgh.

The webinar has been organised by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).


Webinar details... Read more