Skip to main content
Explore URMC

URMC Logo

menu

Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., D.M.Sc.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Administrative: (585) 276-4595

Office: (585) 273-2868

Fax: (585) 276-2298

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Education

1983
MD | University of Copenhagen
Medicine

1988
DMSc | University of Copenhagen
Neuroscience

Awards

2012 - Present
Elected Member Academia Europaea
Sponsor: Academia Europaea

2011 - Present
Elected Member Royal Academy of Pharmacy of Spain
Sponsor: Royal Academy of Pharmacy of Spain

2008 - Present
Elected Member of the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences
Sponsor: Royal Danish Academy of Sciences
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark

VIEW ALL expand_more

Patents

Title: Non-Human Mammal Model of Human Degenerative Disorder, Uses Thereof, and Method for Treating Human Degenerative Disorder (HUNTINGTON'S)
U.S. Serial #: 14/701,245
Filed: Apr 30, 2015
Invented By: StevenGoldman, MaikenNedergaard, PaulTesar, MarthaWindrem

Title: Methods for Evaluating Brain-Wide Paravascular Pathway for Waste Clearance Function and Methods for Treating Neurodegenerative Disorders Based Thereon
U.S. Serial #: 14/769,396
Filed: Feb 21, 2014
Invented By: JeffreyIliff, MaikenNedergaard

Title: Method of Treating and Preventing Brain Impairment using Na+-K+2Cl-Cotransporter Isoform 1 Inhibitors
U.S. Serial #: 14/415,968
Filed: Mar 15, 2013
Invented By: MaikenNedergaard, Alexander StanleyThrane, Vinita RangrooThrane

Title: Disease Specific Human Glial Mouse Chimeras-Schizophrenia
U.S. Serial #:
Filed: Jan 01, 1899
Invented By: StevenGoldman, MaikenNedergaard, PaulTesar, MarthaWindrem

VIEW ALL expand_more

Publications

Journal Articles

6/19/2017
Lee H, Mortensen K, Sanggaard S, Koch P, Brunner H, Quistorff B, Nedergaard M, Benveniste H. "Quantitative Gd-DOTA uptake from cerebrospinal fluid into rat brain using 3D VFA-SPGR at 9.4T." Magnetic resonance in medicine.. 2017 Jun 19; Epub 2017 Jun 19.

6/2017
Lundgaard I, Lu ML, Yang E, Peng W, Mestre H, Hitomi E, Deane R, Nedergaard M. "Glymphatic clearance controls state-dependent changes in brain lactate concentration." Journal of cerebral blood flow and metabolism : official journal of the International Society of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism.. 2017 Jun 0; 37(6):2112-2124. Epub 2016 Jan 01.

6/2017
Kjaerby C, Rasmussen R, Andersen M, Nedergaard M. "Does Global Astrocytic Calcium Signaling Participate in Awake Brain State Transitions and Neuronal Circuit Function?" Neurochemical research.. 2017 Jun 0; 42(6):1810-1822. Epub 2017 Feb 16.

Books & Chapters

2012
Chapter Title: Transcriptome Analysis of Astrocytes
Book Title: Neuroglia
Author List: Lovatt, D., Nedergaard, M.
Edited By: H. Kettenmann and B. R. Ransom
Published By: Oxford Univ. Press2012 in New York

2009
Chapter Title: Astrocytic Ca2+ Signaling: Mechanism and implications for functional brain imaging
Book Title: Dynamic Brain Imaging
Author List: Wang, X., Takano, T., Nedergaard, M.
Edited By: F. Hyder
Published By: Humana Press2009

2008
Chapter Title: Purinergic regulation of calcium waves
Book Title: Encyclopedia of Neuroscience
Author List: Cotrina, M., Nedergaard, M.
Published By: Springer Berlin Heidelberg2008

VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONS

Videos

play_circle_filled

Acupuncture's Molecular Effects Pinned Down