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Dr. Harry Steinbusch

Maastricht University
School for Mental Health and Neuroscience
P.O. box 616, Box 38, Maastricht

Brief Biography:

Prof. Harry Steinbusch is appointed as Professor in Cellular Neuroscience, chairman of the Department of Neuroscience, director of the School for Mental Health  and Neuroscience and in addition Director of the European Graduate School for Neuroscience at Maastricht University. Recently he is appointed as Fellow of the Indian Society for Neurosciences and as Adjunctive Professor at Chungnam National University in Korea. He is founding editor of the Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. His research is focussed on neurodevelopmental influences towards depression and neurodegenerative diseases studied in animal models. This implies combining a broad range of techniques, i.e. molecular neurobiology, quantitative neuromorphology, animal behavior and epigenetics. He has thus far guided 47 Ph.D. students. He has been involved as the director of the travel IBRO program. He has gathered a total of 367 papers. He was twice coordinator of a Marie Curie Early Stage Training site. His current Hirsch factor is 53. 



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Neurobiology, Neuroanatomy, depression, Alzheimer's Disease, Serotonin, Nitric Oxide


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