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Exocytotic fusion pores are composed of both lipids and proteins

Secretion of neurotransmitters via exocytotic fusion pores is essential for synaptic transmission. However, the…

CRISPR-Cas and neuroscience: a new era to study neurobiology

Novel genome engineering tools based on the CRISPR-Cas system enable a broad range of applications from basic biology…

The role of serotonin in sensory processing

Involved in the regulation of mood, perception and some pathological conditions, serotonin is a key neuromodulator…

Pushing the resolution limits of PET molecular imaging

Positron emission tomography (PET) imaging is an important clinical modality as well as a valuable tool in preclinical…

Making ends meet: how dynein contracts microtubule networks

To better understand important cellular structures we studied networks of stabilized microtubules in Xenopus egg…

Integration of cell forces that shape the developing embryo

When tissue remodeling occurs during development, diverse cell shape changes take place at the same time at different…

Salk Institute

San Diego, USA - 2015

The 15th HFSP Awardees Meeting was held in San Diego, USA from the 12 - 15 July, 2015

Reception 25 years Strasbourg

HFSP 25th Anniversary - Strasbourg

A special event to commemorate the 25th anniversary of HFSP was held on October 28 2014 in Strasbourg to pay tribute to…

Lugano Panorama

Lugano, Switzerland - 2014

The 14th HFSP Awardees Meeting was held in Lugano, Switzerland from the 6 - 9 July, 2014

Panel Anniversary Meeting - Lugano July 2014

HFSP 25th Anniversary - Lugano

The 25th anniversary of HFSP was celebrated just prior to the 14th Awardees Meeting at the Hotel Splendide Royal in…


Strasbourg, France - 2013

The 13th HFSP Awardees Meeting was held in Strasbourg, France from 7 - 10 July, 2013


Daegu, Republic of Korea - 2012

The 12th HFSP Awardees Meeting was held in Daegu, Republic of Korea from 1 - 4 July, 2012