In May 2020 the Albrecht lab started its work at the Institute of Anatomy at the Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Germany.

Our research focusses on understanding the functional neuroanatomy of stress adaptation and emotional memory formation.


You enjoy neuroscience & teaching? Then join us as a PostDoc!

From October 1st on a PostDoc position will be available in our lab! Click to open position for more details and spread the word!

Our participation at FENS 2022 in Paris

Alice, Gina and Anne had an exciting time at the FENS Forum, Europe’s largest neuroscience meeting, from July 9th-13th in Paris. Check out our lab activities page for more info and pics!

Check out our 2 latest papers:

Weiglein A, Gaffal E, Albrecht A. Probing the Skin–Brain Axis: New Vistas Using Mouse Models. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2022, 23(13), 7484. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms23137484

Albrecht A, Ben-Yishay E, Richter-Levin G. Behavioral profiling reveals an enhancement of dentate gyrus paired pulse inhibition in a rat model of PTSD. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2021 Mar;111:103601. doi: 10.1016/j.mcn.2021.103601.

More open positions

We are always interested in talented and motivated Bachelor and Master Students as well as candidates for a Medical Doctoratemore information for joining our group here