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Work Package 1
Granted participants
Thomas L. Andresen Professor DTU Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark  Drug delivery, liposomes tlan@nanotech.dtu.dk +45 45 25 81 68
Paul Kempen PostDoc Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark  TEM, SEM imaging of tissues and BBB components pkem@nanotech.dtu.dk +45 45 25 81 33
Kasper Kristensen PostDoc Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark Protein adsorption, nanoparticles, biophysics, FCS kakri@nanotech.dtu.dk +45 45 25 81 67
Martin Bak PhD student Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark  Synthetic chemistry, lipid synthesis, bioconjugations, liposome formulations marba@nanotech.dtu.dk  +45 45 25 81 39
Mette Aagaard Lund PhD student Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark Nanoparticles, liposomes, drug targeting, flow cytometry, drug delivery metlun@nanotech.dtu.dk  +45 45 25 81 66
Hsih-Yin Tan PhD student Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark  Microfluidic BBB model hsta@nanotech.dtu.dk  +45 45 25 81 58
Project contributors
Nazila Kamaly Associate Professor Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark Drug Delivery, Polymeric nanoparticles nazk@nanotech.dtu.dk +45 45 25 81 36
Anders E Hansen Assistant Professor Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark In vivo animal models aeha@nanotech.dtu.dk  +45 45 25 81 39
 

Work Package 2

Granted participants
Morten Schallburg Professor AU Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University Receptors, Subcellular transport, Sortilins, Adaptorprotein, Polarized transport, Confocal, advanced imaging, cell biology, primary neurons mn@biokemi.au.dk  +45 28 99 23 87
Piotr Siupka  PostDoc Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University Microscopy, confocal microscopy, superresolution microscopy (PALM), intracellular trafficking, molecular biology, biochemistry, structural biology siupka@biomed.au.dk  +45 28 71 12 97
Andrea Tóth PostDoc Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University   toth@biomed.au.dk +45 87 16 77 94
Project contributors
Niels Mahler Kristensen Technician Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University   nielsmk@biomed.au.dk +45 93 50 82 13
Elisabeth Bruun Master Student Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University   bruun@biomed.au.dk  +45 87 16 77 94
Peder Madsen Associate Professor Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University   pm@biomed.au.dk +45 87 16 77 92
Sarah Christine Christensenr PhD student Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University   ssc@biomed.au.dk +45 87 16 77 94

Work Package 3

Granted participants
Torben Moos Professor AAU Laboratory of Neurobiology, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University Blood brain barrier, In vivo work on rats and mice, In vivo drug delivery via the femoral vain, tail vein, the intracarotid artery or via intracranial injection. Chronic inflammation. Brain dissection. Neuroanatomy. Western blotting, Immunostaining, Iron, Radiolabeled isotope, Microscopy. tmoos@hst.aau.dk +45 99 40 24 20
Annette Burkhart Larsen PostDoc Laboratory of Neurobiology, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University Blood brain barrier, Rat (mouse and porcine) in vitro BBB models, Primary cell cultures of the neurovascular unit, Immunostaining, Molecular biology techniques,  Iron transport and the transferrin receptor,  FCS Microscopy including confocal imaging abl@hst.aau.dk  +45 41 42 42 66
Kasper Bendix Johnsen PhD Laboratory of Neurobiology, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University Functional assessment of nanoparticle behaviour, Blood-brain barrier, Immunostaining, Molecular biology techniques, Transferrin receptor targeting kbj@hst.aau.dk +45 21 62 36 76
Maj Schneider Thomsen PostDoc Laboratory of Neurobiology, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University Blood-brain barrier, Mouse in-vitro BBB models, Primary cell cultures of the neurovascular unit, Immunostaining, RT-qPCR, Western blot, mst@hst.aau.dk  
Hanne Krone Nielsen Technician Laboratory of Neurobiology, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University Protein chemistry, Molecular biology techniques, Lenti virus, Cell culturing, Protein expression in cells (production of antibody fragments (ScFv)), ELISA, Cryosectioning hkn@hst.aau.dk +45 99 40 87 77
Project contributors
Louiza Bohn Thomsen Associate Professor Laboratory of Neurobiology, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University Blood-brain barrier, Porcine in vitro BBB models, Primary cell cultures of the neurovascular unit, Magnetic Liposomes, Immunostaining, Microscopy including Confocal imaging, Gene Therapy, Drug delivery lbt@hst.aau.dk +45 99 40 78 78
Merete Fredsgaard Technician Laboratory of Neurobiology, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University RT-qPCR, Histology, Immunostaining, Cell culturing, Microscopy, Cryo-sectioning, Western meretef@hst.aau.dk +45 99 40 37 07
Sven Birkelund Professor, MD, PhD, DMSc Laboratory of medical mass spectrometry, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University Production of monoclonal antibodies, Animal models against passive and active immunization for prevention of Alzheimer’s disease, Eukaryotic and prokaryotic expression, ELISA, Protein chemistry, Mass spectrometry, Molecular biologic techniques sbirkelund@hst.aau.dk +45 40 96 19 16

Work Package 4

Granted participants
Martin Lauritzen Professor KU Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology; University of Copenhagen Neurovascular unit, neurovascular coupling, pericytes, astrocytes, somatosensory, cortical spreading depression, blood-brain barrier, vascular permeability, stroke, MMP9, oxygen consumption, cerebral blood flow, electrophysiology, calcium. mlauritz@sund.ku.dk +45 51 29 81 69
Bodil Gesslein Center Coordinator Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology; University of Copenhagen Project management, neurovascular unit, neurovascular coupling, pericytes, cortical spreading depression, cerebral blood flow, electrophysiology, calcium, two-photon microscopy bvg@sund.ku.dk +45 51 18 76 27
Nikolay Kutuzov PhD Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology; University of Copenhagen Neuroscience, confocal and multiphoton microscopy, fluorescence and Raman spectroscopy kutuzovnp@gmail.com  
Krzysztof Kucharz PostDoc Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology; University of Copenhagen 2-photon, fluorescence imaging, neurons, in vivo, electrophysiology, calcium, homeostasis, endoplasmic reticulum, structure, function, organelle fission-fusion, NMDAR, glutamate, ischemia, cortical spreading depression, excitotoxicity kucharz@sund.ku.dk +46 735 747 060
 Project contributors
Reena Prity Murmu PostDoc Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology; University of Copenhagen Stroke, middle cerebral artery occlusion, astroglial calcium waves, neurovascular coupling, neuronal activity, calcium imaging and two-photon rmurmu@sund.ku.dk +45 53 77 00 67
Changsi Cai PostDoc Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology; University of Copenhagen Patch clamp, two-photon imaging, program in MATLAB ccai@sund.ku.dk  
Jonas Christoffer Fordsmann PhD Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology; University of Copenhagen Neurovascular unit, neurovascular coupling, astrocytes, somatosensory, cortical spreading depression, stroke, oxygen consumption, cerebral blood flow, electrophysiology, calcium. jonasfo@sund.ku.dk  +45 27 34 64 07
Lila Khennouf PhD student Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology; University of Copenhagen Neurovascular unit, pericytes, cortical spreading depression, cerebral blood flow, genetically encoded calcium indicators, two-photon microscopy khennouf@sund.ku.dk  
Micael Lønstrup Technician Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology; University of Copenhagen   micl@sund.ku.dk +45 24 66 14 13

Work package 5

Granted participants
Birger Brodin Professor KU Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen Drug delivery, blood-brain barrier biology, cell culture, BBB-receptors, membrane transport proteins, confocal microscopy, radioisotope flux birger.brodin@sund.ku.dk  +45 35 33 61 69
Erica Tornabene PhD  Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen Blood brain barrier, hypoxia, bovine+rat BBB in vitro model, cell culture, confocal microscopy, RT-PCR, Western blotting erica.tornabene@sund.ku.dk  +45 91 83 91 36
Charlotte Andersen Research Assistant  Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen Blood-brain barrier biology, BBB-receptors, membrane transport proteins, confocal microscopy charlotte91ggk@hotmail.com  
Project contributors
Lasse Saaby PostDoc Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen Drug delivery, blood-brain barrier biology, cell culture, BBB-receptors, membrane transport proteins, radioisotope flux techniques, HPLC-UV/MS lasse.saaby@sund.ku.dk +45 35 33 63 25
Maria Nathalie Selch Hersom PhD Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen Blood-brain barrier biology, receptor transcytosis, BBB-receptors, cell culturing, in vitro models, confocal microscopy, radioisotope flux techniques, RT-qPCR, Western blotting maria.hersom@sund.ku.dk +45 28 91 41 02
Sofie Hørlyck Jensen PhD Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen   sofie.hoerlyck@sund.ku.dk  +45 42 30 73 88
Birgitte Eltong Technician Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen      
Maria Diana Læssøe Pedersen Technician Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen      

Associates

Sissel Vorstrup Associate Director of Research  Lundbeck Foundation   sivo@lundbeckfonden.com  +45 39 12 80 35
Jan Egebjerg  Vice President, Advisor  H Lundbeck A/S   JEGE@Lundbeck.com  +45 36 43 31 65
Søren Christensen  Principal Scientist, Advisor  H Lundbeck A/S   SNC@Lundbeck.com