Prof. Dr. Tobias Moser, UMG; Photo: MBExC / SPfoertner

ERC Proof of Concept Grant for Tobias Moser

Prof. Dr. Tobias Moser, MBExC spokesperson and Director of the Institute for Auditory Neuroscience at the University Medical Center Göttingen, received an ERC Proof of Concept Grant for his project on „Waveguide-based Cochlear Implants for Optogenetic Stimulation“ (OptoWave).
The grant about 150.000 euros enables researchers to bridge the gap between the discoveries stemming from their frontier research and the practical application of the findings, including early phases of their commercialisation. The funding is part of the EU’s research and innovation programme, Horizon Europe.

Link to the press release
Link to the ERC press release