The main focus of the group is on nociception. To be more precise, the research addresses mechanisms involved in the excitation of sensory afferent neurons. Given my medical background, I find it important to contribute to issues of clinical relevance.
Techniques, methods & infrastructure
Methodology ranges from molecular and cell biology, over cellular techniques including electrophysiology and fluorescent imaging to human psychophysiology on the other end.
Scientists: Dr. med. univ. Stefan Heber, Dr. Cosmin Ciotu
Technician: Mag. Markus Gold-Binder
Assistant: Sabine Komnenovic