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.


Workshop Basalganglia

On June 18th we will host a workshop on the anatomy, function and deep brain stimulation of the basal ganglia together with a team of physician and scientists. The workshop is designated to medical students of the higher clinical semesters (5.-12. semester).

For more infos and regarding the workshop and registration click here!

Check out our 2 latest papers:

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.

Albrecht A, Segal M, Stork O. Allostatic gene regulation of inhibitory synaptic factors in the rat ventral hippocampus in a juvenile/adult stress model of psychopathology. Eur J Neurosci. 2020 Dec 20. doi: 10.1111/ejn.15091.

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