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Associate Professor Jørgen Skibsted. (Photo by Lars Kruse, AU Photo)

2021.02.26 | iNano

Climate-friendly cement

Jørgen Skibsted is participating in the Innovation Fund Denmark 'Grand Solutions' project CALLISTE.

Thibaud Dieudonné (photo: Lisbeth Heilesen)

2021.02.25 | iNano

Postdoc in Prof. Poul Nissen's group receives the prestigious Marie Skłodowska-Curie fellowship

Postdoc Thibaud Dieudonné from the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics at Aarhus University receives the highly prestigious Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to study how a human lipid transporter is linked to a rare inherited liver disease.

Illustration: Colourbox

2021.02.12 | iNano

Fundings from the Research Infrastructure Pool

Bo Brummerstedt Iversen is head of the SINCRYS project (Single Crystal X-ray Diffraction Side-station at DanMAX). The project receives DKK 25 million for research equipment and facilities.

The Lundbeck Foundation is giving the DANDRITE neuroscience centre at Aarhus University DKK 75 M (EUR 10 M) to spend on research up to 2028. Photo: Colourbox

2021.02.10 | iNano

Grant worth DKK 75 M for neuroscience in Aarhus

The Lundbeck Foundation is giving the DANDRITE neuroscience centre at Aarhus University funding to spend on research up to 2028. The funds worth DKK 75 M (EUR 10 M) will primarily be spent on recruitment of five new DANDRITE group leaders to head individual neuroscience research programmes.

Jeppe Vang Lauritsen receives the Berzelius Award. (Photo: Lars Kruse, AU Photo)

2021.01.28 | iNano

Jeppe V. Lauritsen receives award by Nordic Catalysis Society

Congratulations to iNANO researcher Jeppe Vang Lauritsen who have been awarded the Berzelius Prize for his research. Lauritsen will give an online award lecture on Wednesday Feb 3rd at 11.00-12.00.

Frans Mulder and his consortium, BOUNDLESS, has received DKK 14.4m from the Novo Nordisk Foundation. Besides Frans Mulder, the consortium consists of Lene N. Nejsum, and Magnus Kjærgaard from Aarhus University as well as Siewert Jan Marrink from University of Groningen (NL). (Photos: private)

2021.01.15 | iNano

New interdisciplinary consortium at AU will study membrane-less organelles

Associate Professor Frans Mulder is heading a new consortium, BOUNDLESS, funded by the Interdisciplinary Synergy Programme of the Novo Nordisk Foundation. With the grant the consortium will study how membrane-less organelles control key biological processes.

Henrik Birkedal interviewed to Politiken on mussel inspired leather adhesives. (Photo: Lise Balslev, AU Photo)

2021.01.06 | iNano

Mussels inspire new, green glue

Henrik Birkedal was interviewed to Danish national newspaper Politiken on his groups involvement in the development of mussel inspired leather adhesives, which occurs in a MUDP project funded by the Ministry of Environment of Denmark. (in Danish)

Aarhus University and industry start five open research projects to pave the way for new pharmaceuticals. (Photo: Ditte Høyer Engholm)

2020.12.16 | iNano

Aarhus University and industry start five open research projects to pave the way for new pharmaceuticals

Kidney diseases, atherosclerosis, colon cancer, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and neurological disorders are five global health problems that the first five research projects in the Open Discovery Innovation Network (ODIN) are now addressing. In the projects, Ken Howard, Jørgen Kjems, and Daniel Otzen are among AU researchers and the…

Associate Professor Ken Howard is part of the Horizon 2020 Innovative Training Network (ITN), CARTHAGO, where the aim is to develop a treatment of intervertebral disc degeneration and osteoarthritis using non-viral gene therapy. (Photo: Maria Randima, AU Kom)

2020.12.10 | iNano

iNANO researcher part of international network with world leaders in gene therapy and regenerative medicine

Associate Professor Ken Howard is collaborating with 11 European partners in a new consortium funded by the European Commission. Through the training of young researchers, the aim is to pave the way for developing regenerative medicine for osteoarthritis and intervertebral disc degeneration by means of non-viral gene therapy.

Associate Professor Victoria Birkedal receives DKK 12.7 millions from the Novo Nordisk Foundation for new large equipment to study molecular structure, dynamics and function in nano- and bio-systems. (Photo: Maria Randima, AU Kom)

2020.12.10 | iNano

DKK 12.7 m for studies of the dynamics and functionality of a single molecule in its natural environment

Associate Professor Victoria Birkedal has received a grant from the Nordisk Foundation with which she will be able to establish Aarhus single molecule fluorescence infrastructure (ASiMoF) for advanced studies of molecular structure, dynamics and function in nano- and bio-systems.

Events

Mon 01 Mar
10:15-12:15 | Will be held online
Qualifying exam: Aptamer-functionalized DNA transmembrane nanopore for protein sensing
PhD student Xialin Zhang, iNANO
Fri 05 Mar
14:00-16:00 | Will be held online
Qualifying exam: In‐situ Characterization of Electrical Properties of 2D Material by Atomic Force Micros-copy
PhD student Xuya Xiong, iNANO
Fri 12 Mar
10:00-12:00 | Will be held online
Qualifying exam: Tuning the structure, morphology and performance of layered materials for photocatalytic applications
PhD student Melissa Jane Marks, iNANO
Fri 19 Mar
10:15-11:00 | Online via Zoom
Distinguished iNANO & Chemistry Lecture: Translational Chemical Biology
Dr. Gonçalo J. L. Bernardes | Reader in Chemical Biology Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge, UK