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Grand opening of the core zebrafish facility
10 September 2015
Zebrafish are excellent animal models to study human disease. And our postdoc Pia Lundegaard is an excellent zebrafish researcher heading the Faculty's brand new zebrafish facility.
New article in Scientific Reports
25 August 2015
Together with their collaboration partners at the University in Antwerp, Belgium, PhD student Jens-Peter David and associate professor Nicole Schmitt have published an article in Scientific Reports.
Two new faces
03 August 2015
Daniel and Makhala has joined the Ion Channel Group
New challenges for Søren-Peter Olesen
01 July 2015
Professor Søren-Peter Fuchs Olesen, will join the Danish National Research Foundation
Funding for Morten
29 January 2015
Morten B Thomsen received 100.000 dkk
Welcome to Lisa A Gottlieb
28 January 2015
New member of the Ion Channel Group
Ion Channel Symposium 2015
02 January 2015
The online registration is open!
Camilla & PhD Cup - reloaded
01 December 2014
Camilla Stampe Jensen participated in a video promoting the PhD Cup 2015
03 November 2014
The program of the Ion Channel Symposium 2015 is out now!
New member in the Ion Channel Group
08 October 2014
Julie joined our group as research assistant
COFUND Marie Curie fellowship to Thomas Jepps
07 October 2014
Thomas Jepps has been awarded a 2 year COFUND Marie Curie fellowship
Welcome to Anniek Lubberding!
15 September 2014
Master student Anniek Lubberding joins the Ion Channel Group for one year.
Publication for Camilla Stampe Jensen
26 August 2014
Postdoc Camilla Stampe Jensen and her collaboration partner Hiroaki Misonou from the Doshisha University in Kyoto, Japan, employed live-cell imaging of post-Golgi vesicles in cultured hippocampal neurons.
Hearts on film
19 August 2014
The Faculty contributed at this year's Science in the City festival with a big exhibition and science slams.
Welcome to Edward Humphries!
14 August 2014
PhD student Edward Humphries joins the Ion Channel Group for three months.
High expectations - the Maersk Tower
18 July 2014
See Søren-Peter Olesen in a feature about the new facilities in the Maersk building.
Welcome to Manizheh!
16 June 2014
Manizheh Azhdari has joined the Ion Channel Group.
Prestigious award for Jesper Hastrup Svendsen
01 June 2014
Professor Jesper Hastrup Svendsen has received the Odd Fellow Research Prize.
Feature in Danish newspaper Politiken
05 May 2014
The Danish newspaper Politiken featured an article about zebrafish disease models in their issue from May 3rd. Stars of this article are, well yes, the zebrafish, but foremost our PhD student Pia Lundegaard.
Pia explains how she uses zebrafish for her research on schizophrenia and its possible treatment. You can read the article (available) in Danish only here:
Angste zebrafisk skal teste medicin mod skizofreni og hudkræft
Welcome to Mark!
02 May 2014
Mark Alexander Skarsfeldt is the first new face to join our project on “Safe and effective pharmacological treatment for atrial fibrillation”, which is a collaborative project between the Ion channel Group and Acesion Pharma, funded by the Innovation Foundation – Denmark. Mark will be working on validating novel targets for the treatment of atrial fibrillation.
Mark has previously worked as a research scientist and assistant at Danish biotech companies and at the University where he has gained extensive knowledge on pharmacology and cardiovascular physiology....
Welcome to Thomas!
01 May 2014
Thomas Dalsgaard has joined the Ion Channel Group.
Next career stage for Tau Benned-Jensen
02 April 2014
Tau Benned-Jensen has got a new position.
Goodbye and welcome!
31 March 2014
A short goodbye - Ewa Soltysinska has her last working day in the Ion Channel Group on March 31. Ewa has been working with us for a seven years, conducting both PhD and postdoctoral research. Yet not tears to be shed - she will stay attached to our lab even though she takes a new position at the University Hospital. She will take advantage of some of our equipment in her new project on hormonal regulation of the heart. So she will be around. And that's great!
A long welcome - Anders Peter Larsen has just returned from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, where he conducted his postdoctoral research at the Cardiovascular Research and Training Institute. After mor...
PhD scholarship to Louise Leth Hefting
28 March 2014
Louise Leth Hefting got mail! And what a good one!
Welcome to a new bachelor student
15 February 2014
Christian Paludan-Müller conducts his bachelor project in our lab. Christian is in his 5th semester studying medicine. He took the challenge to work in a laboratory instead of embarking on literature study. He will focus on the functional characterization of ion channel mutations associated with arrythmia.
Funding for Jens-Peter David
12 September 2013
PhD student Jens-Peter received fundig
A nice Summer start for Tobias
25 June 2013
PhD student Tobias Speerschnieder from the Ion Channel Group received DKK 1,2 Mio from Højteknologifonden
Lecture by Søren-Peter Olesen and Alicia Lundby
15 May 2013
Lecture by Søren-Peter Olesen and Alicia Lundby at the Festival of Research 2013
Camilla one of the PhD cup winners
15 April 2013
Camilla participated in this years’ PhD Cup - and she made it !
Success for DARC researchers
19 March 2013
DARC publication selected as “Paper of the Month” by the European Society of Cardiology.
Funding boost for clinical research
09 February 2013
DARC member Jesper-Hastrup Svendsen received 15.6 mio DKK from the Danish Research Council.
Congratulations and thanks to Stig Haunsø
08 February 2013
DARC board member Stig Haunsø turns 70 today.
Ion Channel Symposium 2013
14 January 2013
Check the exciting program and register already now!
New DARC article
29 December 2012
Members of DARC have published an article in the European Heart Journal.
Christmas came earlier this year...
06 December 2012
Several lab members received funding, and we like to share our joy about these early Christmas presents...
Funding for pre-graduate scholar!
23 November 2012
Research year student Sine Voss Winther and Assoc. professor Morten B Thomsen received 216,000 DKK from The Danish Council for Independent Research
Funding for Jens-Peter David
24 October 2012
PhD student Jens-Peter David from the Ion Channel Group received 50.000 DKK from the Snedkermester Sophus Jacobsen og hustru Astrid Jacobsens Foundation
What a great month!
27 September 2012
Good news are coming in from funding agencies.
Funding from the Danish Heart Foundation
11 September 2012
We are grateful to the Danish Heart Foundation which has chosen to support five projects from DARC members.
and yet another lucky one!
10 September 2012
PhD student Jens-Peter David received a travel grant from the Danish Heart Foundation
DARC wins First Price
29 August 2012
Fan Wang won the Young Investigator Award at the 39th International Congress on Electrocardiology in Beijing.
Meet us in China!
29 August 2012
Postdoc Annette Buur Steffensen and PhD student Jens-Peter David were chosen to give oral presentations at the Cold Spring Harbor Asia Conference coming up in September.
Poster Award to Tobias Speerschneider
20 June 2012
PhD student Tobias Speerschneider from the Ion channel Group won a Poster Award at the DaCRA Summer Meeting 2012.
Fan Wang wins Young Investigator Presenter Award
02 May 2012
PhD student Fan Wang won a 2012 Jos Willems Young Investigator Presenter Award.
Features on DARC articles
13 April 2012
Two articles from DARC authors featured in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology.
Morten B Thomsen new nucleus member of ESC working Group
07 March 2012
Morten B Thomsen from the Ion Channel Group has been elected nucleus member of the European Working Group for Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology
Welcome to Saereh!
02 February 2012
Saereh Khanamiri is a new PhD student in the Ion Channel Group.
Funding for Nicole Schmitt
31 January 2012
Nicole Schmitt received 200.000 DKK from the Aase og Ejnar Danielsens Foundation.
Funding for Nicole Schmitt and Morten Salling Olesen
27 January 2012
Nicole Schmitt and Morten Salling Olesen received the Fondsbørsvekselerer Henry Hansen og Hustrus scholarship.
Register for the Ion Channel Symposium 2012!
13 January 2012
The program for the Ion Channel Symposium 2012 is online!
Funding for Nicole Schmitt
19 December 2011
Nicole Schmitt has received DKK 50.000 from The A.P. Møller Foundation for the Advancement of Medical Science.
Cardiovascular Research Seminars Spring 2012
13 December 2011
Cardiovascular Research Seminars – new lecture series in spring 2012!
DARC co-workers on frontpage!
02 November 2011
The recently published review article by Camilla Stampe Jensen and Hanne Borger Rasmussen in Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience was featured by an image on the cover page of the journal.
Kirstine Callø receives Young Investigator Award
31 October 2011
Kirstine Callø from the Ion Channel Group received the Gordon K Moe Young Investigator Award
PhD course "Ion Transport and Cancer"
03 October 2011
On Dec 9, 2011 we will conduct the PhD course "Ion Transport and Cancer" for the second time.
Talk about K2P channels
29 September 2011
On Oct 7, Kate Ress visits the Ion Channel Group.
New Master student in the Ion Channel Group
30 August 2011
Welcome to our new Master student in the Ion Channel Group, Louise Leth Hefting
Guest student in Ion Channel Group
01 August 2011
The Ion Channel Group got a new summer guest student.
04 July 2011
DARC article selected as "Editor's choice" in Experimental Physiology.
Funding for Morten B Thomsen
28 June 2011
Morten B Thomsen has received DKK 84.399 from the Arvid Nilsson Foundation.
Impressions from the Ion Channel Symposium
20 June 2011
True to tradition, we assembled some pictures from this year's Ion Channel Symposium.
Spot on DARC research about sudden cardiac death
29 April 2011
Bo Gregers Winkel and co-workers published a "Nationwide study of sudden cardiac death in persons aged 1-35 years" (Eur Heart J 32:983, 2011)
19 April 2011
Post Doc Morten B. Thomsen received a nice Easter egg
DARC article featured in Europace
29 March 2011
An article recently published in Europace is discussed in an accompanying editorial.
Award to Bo Liang
25 March 2011
Bo Liang, PhD student at DARC, is recipient of the prestigious Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad by the Ministry of Education of China.
Søren-Peter Olesen in Public Service Review
17 March 2011
Centre Director Søren-Peter Olesen comments on the advantages that working with industry holds for Danish research.
Spotlight on Søren-Peter Olesen
07 March 2011
Centre director Søren-Peter Olesen is featured on the website of the Faculty of Health Sciences.
Postdoc Morten B Thomsen received DKK 25.000
04 February 2011
Funding for Morten B Thomsen
Check in and check out
03 January 2011
People come and go...
Alicia Lundby awarded the Sapere Aude Stipend.
22 December 2010
Alicia Lundby received the prestigious Sapere Aude stipend.
Ion Channel Symposium 2011
15 December 2010
The online registration for the Ion Channel Symposium 2011 is now open!
and December is good, too...
06 December 2010
Novo Nordisk Fonden gave 200.000 DKK each to three different projects in the Ion Channel Group.
Cardiovascular Research Seminar
26 November 2010
We are organizing a "Cardiovascular Research Seminar" series.
Søren-Peter Olesen on TV
24 November 2010
Søren-Peter Olesen appeared in the news magazine TV2/Lorry
It's not November Rain, it's Money Rain
17 November 2010
Alicia Lundby and Bo Hjorth Bentzen received funding
Funding for Postdoc Kirstine Callø
16 November 2010
Kirstine Calloe has received DKK 10.000 from the King Christian 10th foundation.
DARC on Norwegian TV
08 November 2010
Norwegian TV news featured DARC study on atrial fibrillation.
Funding for two DARC members
04 November 2010
Two DARC members received funding
Project funding for Postdoc Morten B Thomsen
11 October 2010
Morten B Thomsen received funding for his project "Multimodal role of KChIP2: ion-channel subunit, transcriptional repressor and heart-failure regulator"
Funding for PhD students at DARC
22 September 2010
DARC PhD students Jakob Dahl Nissen and Martin Nybo Andersen have received funding
Can laughing kill?
01 September 2010
DARC director Søren-Peter Olesen was asked helping answering this question.
New face in the Ion Channel Group
02 August 2010
Artina Metoska (Tina) is joining the Ion Channel Group as a guest research assistent.
Impressions from symposium
27 July 2010
We assembled some pictures from the Ion Channel Symposium 2010.
Smiling DARC PhD students
26 July 2010
Now also in pictures: Young Investigator Awards to DARC students Ewa Soltysinska and Bo Liang.
Funding for Postdoc Hanne Borger Rasmussen
08 July 2010
Hanne Borger Rasmussen received funding for her studies
DARC in the press
29 June 2010
DARC research receives attention by the press.
We welcome new PhD students!
16 June 2010
Søren Grubb and Tobias Speerschneider joined DARC as PhD students
Young Investigator Awards to DARC students
08 June 2010
Two PhD students at DARC won Young Investigator Awards at the International Congress on Electrocardiology.
Much to celebrate
26 May 2010
Senior scientist Jakob Lerche Hansen along with his postdoc Gitte Lund Christensen got the honor of having the article Quantitative phosphoproteomics dissection of 7TM receptor signaling using full and biased agonists published in Mol Cell Proteomics selected as one of the five most popular articles by the G-protein newsletter.
DARC in the newspaper
04 March 2010
Bo Gregers Winkel, MD and PhD student at DARC has been cited in "Dagens Medicin".
Funding for Postdoc Morten B Thomsen
19 February 2010
Morten Thomsen received funding for his studies focusing on the cardiac ion channels in different animal models.
04 January 2010
DARC publication selected as one of the four most outstanding basic research papers in Heart Rhythm in 2009.
Ion Channel Symposium 2010
22 December 2009
The Ion Channel Symposium 2010 is now open for registration.
A generous Christmas present...
14 December 2009
Anders Peter Larsen receives funding from the Carlsberg Foundation.
Two DARC members received funding from the Novo Nordisk Foundation
01 December 2009
Jakob Lerche Hansen was awarded 250.000 DKK for his project "Allosteric modulation of bradykinin type 2 receptors".
DARC at the AHA Annual Meeting
23 November 2009
Bo Gregers Winkel, MD and PhD student at DARC got the honor to present his work at the Scientific Sessions 2009 of the American Heart Association that recently took place in Orlando USA.
Goodbye to Anders Peter Larsen
10 November 2009
Anders Peter Larsen moved on to his postdoctoral training in the US.
Funding for Postdoc Kirstine Callø
02 October 2009
Postdoc Kirstine Callø received funding for her studies.
01 October 2009
Thomas Jespersen obtained a position as Associate Professor.
17 September 2009
DARC on the frontpage of "Indenrigs".
Welcome to our new centre coordinator!
17 August 2009
A warm welcome goes to our new centre coordinator, Ragnhild Mostert!
29 June 2009
Good news for our centre - we receive further funding!
Symposium 2009 in pictures
03 June 2009
Again, this year's symposium was great!
Conference "Sudden Cardiac Death - Cardiovascular Therapy"
26 March 2009
We like to announce the conference "Sudden Cardiac Death - Cardiovascular Therapy"
We welcome our new co-workers.
01 January 2009
Nancy Mutsaers and Morten Thomsen joined DARC.
Ion Channel Symposium 2009
22 December 2008
The Ion Channel Symposium 2009 is now open for registration.
Article in Nature Genetics
10 November 2008
A new method for inserting transgenes into Caenorhabditis elegans.
23 October 2008
Check DR2's homepage for the latest program of "Viden Om".
Feature in Universitetsavisen
13 October 2008
Read two articles about DARC in the latest issue of Universitetsavisen!
DARC on TV
07 October 2008
"Viden Om". That's the title of a scientific series on Danish TV channel DR2.
"The Science behind Research"
04 July 2008
This was the headline of an article published in Utica Observer-Dispatch featuring DARC's Kirstine Calloe.
Symposium 2008 - Retrospective
03 June 2008
The Ion Channel Symposium 2008 is over, but the impressions remain!
21 May 2008
We welcome our summer student Shahed Alam.
See pictures from the Prince Christian Fellowship award ceremony
02 May 2008
Centre leader Søren-Peter Olesen gave a talk on "The Danish-Australian Cardiac Research Connection" at the occasion of the Prince Christian Fellowship award session.
Public lecture on cardiac arrhythmia
14 April 2008
On occasion of the “Festival of Research” (in Danish: Forskningens Døgn), centre leader Søren-Peter Olesen gives a lecture on cardiac arrhythmia.
Ion Channel Symposium 2008
14 February 2008
The Ion Channel Symposium 2008 is now open for registration.
PhD positions available
15 January 2008
We have two vacant PhD positions.
Talent Award to Alicia Lundby
30 November 2007
As one of only three researchers Alicia Lundby has been awarded the Talent Award 2007 by the Lundbeck Foundation.
New season of DARC meetings
24 October 2007
We started a new series of academic meetings.
We welcome our new international co-workers.
04 July 2007
Oleg Osadchii and Ewa Soltysinska joined the Ion Channel Group.
Relaunch of DARC website
10 May 2007
DARC relaunches their website.
Faculty Award to Alicia Lundby
05 October 2006
Alicia Lundby received the Faculty's Award for Best Young Scientist.
DARC on Danish Radio
10 August 2006
Interview about DARC with centre director Søren-Peter Olesen.
DARC on air
02 July 2006
Radio interview with Peter Norsk and Søren-Peter Olesen.