10th anniversary

Neurodag 2012

Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012

Copenhagen University,
Festsalen, Frue Plads


The neurobiology of senses



Copenhagen neuroscientists (at Neurodag 2012)

Among the organizers



Nicolas C. Petersen




Key reference:
Todd, A. J. (2010). Neuronal circuitry for pain processing in the dorsal horn. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 11, 823-836. abstrract

Andrew Todd

The sense of pain






Andrew Todd

Glasgow University










Coffee break


Vladimir Berezin & Hans Hultborn


The room adjoining festsalen has gorgeous tapestry -
 seven Flemish pieces of tapestry made around 1670 in Oudenaarde.
They depict scenes from the life of Alexander the Great


More on the tapestry


Ligun Ren, Mengliang Zhang, Hans Hultborn, Yifan Zhang, & Julia Choi



Iris Sommer

Healthy hallucinators





Sommer, I. E., et al. (2010). Healthy individuals with auditory verbal hallucinations; who are they? Psychiatric assessments of a selected sample of 103 subjects. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 36, 633-641.

Other selected references







Iris Sommer

University Medical Center











Lunch and posters


Jonathan Cole

The proprioceptive sense and living without it




selected references





Jonathan Cole

University of Bournemouth;








Tim Jacob

The sense of smell




Key reference  

O'Connor, S. & Jacob, T. J. (2008). Neuropharmacology of the olfactory bulb. Curr.Mol.Pharmacol., 1, 181-190. abstract




Tim Jacob

The sense of smell







 .. twist of surprise







Jonathan Cole, Claire Francesca Meehan, & Andrew Todd    


Photography: Anders Gade, Department of Psychology, Copenhagen University