Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience

The Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience (Bertarelli Chair in Cognitive Neuroprosthetics) targets the brain mechanisms of body perception, body awareness and self-consciousness.

© Matthieu Gafsou

© Matthieu Gafsou / EPFL 2019

ImmersiveLab installation at EPFL open days

— It is our pleasure to invite you to the Installation "Multiple Bodies, Super Egos and Virtual Selves" - a collaboration with the ImmersiveLab which will be presented at the EPFL open doors festivities, 14-15th Sept.

Michela Bassolino appointed as TT Assistant Professor

— Dr Michela Bassolino has been appointed as tenure track assistant professor at the HES SO, Valais.

You or me? Case study published in Cortex

— Michela Bassolino and colleagues' recent case study entitled "You or me? Disentangling perspectival, perceptual, and integrative mechanisms in heterotopagnosia" has been published in Cortex. The results offer a new interpretation of Heterotopagnosia-without-Autotopagnosia (HwA), which is characterized by the incapacity to point to body parts on others, but not on one's own body, 

New publication on depersonalization of epileptic origin

— "Depersonalization‐ and derealization‐like phenomena of epileptic origin" by LNCO alumni Dr Lukas Heydrich and co-authors including Professor Blanke published in Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology

Atena Fadaeijo & Jemina Fasola to present at IEEE conferences

— PhD students Atena Fadaeijouybari and Jemina Fasola will present their work at two key IEEE conferences in robotics (IROS2019) and Engineering in Medicine and Biology (EMBC2019) respectively. 

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