Research group Albrecht -Plasticity in the amygdala Research Group

Research Focus

  • Long-term potentiation in the amygdala
  • Long-term depression in the amygdala
  • Oscillatory activity in the brain
  • Renin-Angiotensin system in the brain
  • Glutamate receptors in the amygdala
  • Neuroplasticity and TRPV1 receptors in the amygdala

Methods

  • Extra- and intracellular recordings
  • Patch clamp recordings (EPSCs, mEPSCs and mIPSCs)
  • NO imaging
  • Ion-sensitive microelectrodes
  • Horizontal and coronal brain slices

Grants

Capsaicin in the amygdala (Al 342/12-1) (DFG) 2009-2012

Group leader

PD Dr. rer. nat. Doris Albrecht

Projektgruppenleiter PG "Plastizität in der Amygdala"

CharitéUniversitätsmedizin Berlin

CCM: Campus Charité Mitte

Charité Center Basic Sciences CC 2

Institute of Neurophysiology

Postal address:

Charitéplatz 1

10117 Berlin

Internal address:

Virchowweg 6 Ebene 02

t: +49 30 450 528 399 +49 30 450 528 136 (Praktikum) +49 30 450 528 366 (Labor)

f: +49 30 450 539 950

Map

Members

Roland Schneider (Fach-MTA)
Christoph Kulisch (Dipl. Biol.)(DFG)

Jörg Staschewski (Student)

Publications

Here are our top ten publications