Neurotwin Meeting – Rome

Last week we had the 4th Plenary Meeting of the Neurotwin project in the beautiful city of Rome. Neurotwin is a European project in which participates several groups from all around Europe (Spain, Italy, Germany, etc.) each group is specialized in some part of the process (we are specialized in using tES in awake mice)Continue reading “Neurotwin Meeting – Rome”

Neuroscience and brain stimulation: an (exciting) story about batteries and magnets

For the eleventh consecutive year and the same time as in almost 400 European cities, we will celebrate on September 30th the European Night of l@s Invetigador@s.This year we will be there with an exciting workshop where we will talk in an entertaining but rigorous way about the different “non-invasive” brain stimulation techniques that allowContinue reading Neuroscience and brain stimulation: an (exciting) story about batteries and magnets

SENC 2021

Our team presented the last lab’s results at the SENC biennial congress in Lleida on past November 3-5. It was an intense but exciting meeting. Posters about the importance of brain state in tDCS effects, new optogenetics approach to deep on neuronal tDCS-mechanisms and the characterization of this non-invasive technique on thalamocortical loop were presentedContinue reading “SENC 2021”

University News

The Pablo de Olavide University has published the following article about us. In the article they mention the results published in the journal Scientific Report which show important differences related to the polarity of the applied current and the appearance of long-term effects, allowing the improvement of the stimulation protocols currently used in the treatmentContinue reading “University News”

Happy 2021!

We have returned from Christmas with a lot of enthusiasm! Breakfast/meeting as soon as we arrive. We also celebrated 3 things: The new European project Neurotwin, Javi’s birthday and that Marta and Guille are staying to do their PhD here.

University News

Our University Pablo de Olavide wrote about us. Our team in collaboration with Harvard University in the United States, have managed to improve the antiepileptic effects with transcranial electrical stimulation in combination with some specific drugs. The results have been recently published in the prestigious journal ‘Annals of Neurology’. The experiments, carried out on rats,Continue reading “University News”

Guest teacher at Universidad de la Costa, CUC (Barranquilla, Colombia)

Our partner Guillermo Sánchez-Garrido Campos was invited as a guest teacher to participate in an online seminar of the Psychology Program from Universidad de la Costa, CUC (Barranquilla, Colombia). During May 26th-27th and June 1st (2020), the Psychobiology Course pupils learned about several fields from the neuroscience, specifically the ones below: Neuronal Excitation/Inhibition balance andContinue reading “Guest teacher at Universidad de la Costa, CUC (Barranquilla, Colombia)”