Maja Amedjkouh Puchades

Researcher - Neural Systems
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Phone +47 22851259
Room L-166
Visiting address Dept. of Molecular Medicine Sognsvannsveien 9 Domus Medica 0372 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1105 Blindern 0317 Oslo

Research interest

  • Neurodegenerative related diseases (Alzheimer, Parkinson and Huntington)
  • Development of new analytical software for image analysis
  • Data management and data curation (Human Brain Project)
  • Inflammatory mechanisms in the brain


2003: PhD, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

2003: Visiting scholar, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA

2004-2006: Postdoc researcher, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

2007-2009: Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Chemistry, University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

2010: Laboratory manager and researcher at the Biosynthetic Blood Vessels laboratory, Biopolymer Technology, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden 

2011-2014: Researcher at the Synaptic Neurochemistry Laboratory, CMBN, Dept. of Anatomy, Oslo University

2015- Present: Senior Researcher at the Neural Systems group, IMB, Dept. of Anatomy, Oslo University


IMB9345- Neuroscience data integration through use of digital brain atlases


  • Kaczorowski lab, Jackson laboratory, Bar harbor, USA
  • Steffen Rossner, Leipzig University, Germany
  • Stephan von Hörsten, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany 
  • Reidun Torp, UiO, Norge
Tags: Brain and nervous system, Neurodegenerative disease, Digital brain atlasing
Published Apr. 13, 2011 2:41 PM - Last modified Dec. 12, 2019 6:52 PM

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