Laboratory of Neuropsychiatry – University of Copenhagen

Our Research

Laboratory of Neuropsychiatry is investigating the biological mechanism underlying psychiatric disorders and circadian rhythms. Research in the laboratory is focusing on drug and alcohol abuse, psychosis (with special emphasis on the interaction between the muscarinic and the dopaminergic transmitter system), affective disorders (including seasonal affective disorder), the visual system, stress, electroconvulsive therapy, and circadian rhythms (with special emphasis on CNS clock genes, the circadian expression of these genes, and the regulation and generation of these rhythms.