Neuroscience & Behaviour

Linking genetics and cell physiology to behaviour

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Neuroscience & Behaviour
Neuroscience & Behaviour

Sensory and Circadian Neuroscience

Research into the science of pain, vision and circadian biology

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Sensory and Circadian Neuroscience
Sensory and Circadian Neuroscience

Psychiatric Sciences

Psychiatric disorders are major sources of disability and excess mortality, and are more widespread than many realise. Research in this theme explores key aspects of the biological, epidemiological and social aspects of psychiatry, in order to better understand and treat them, and to improve outcomes.

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Psychiatric Sciences
Psychiatric Sciences

Psychological Therapies

Oxford was the first University to have a psychological treatment endorsed by NICE for any disorder.

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Psychological Therapies
Psychological Therapies

Developmental Psychology and Psychiatry

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Developmental Psychology and Psychiatry
Developmental Psychology and Psychiatry

Neuroimaging

Brain imaging provides a non-invasive window into the workings of the human central nervous system. Oxford has particular strengths in this area including a new ‘state of the art’ high field 7 Tesla MRI scanner.

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Neuroimaging
Neuroimaging

Social Psychology and Social Neuroscience

Understanding the science behind intergroup relations, social networks, altruistic behaviour, social learning and self-biases

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Social Psychology and Social Neuroscience
Social Psychology and Social Neuroscience

Behavioural Neuroscience

Behavioural neuroscience is the study of the brain mechanisms underlying behaviour.

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Behavioural Neuroscience
Behavioural Neuroscience

Cognitive Neuroscience

Research into cognitive and neural mechanisms determining human behaviour and their changes in behavioural and brain dysfunction.

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Cognitive Neuroscience
Cognitive Neuroscience

Neurological Sciences

Making a difference in cerebrovascular diseases, neurodegeneration, multiple sclerosis, and channelopathies

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Neurological Sciences
Neurological Sciences

Welcome

We are at the forefront of one of the greatest challenges of the 21st century - deciphering how the brain works. Oxford Neuroscience coordinates neuroscience research across four University of Oxford campuses, including departments at the John Radcliffe and Warneford Hospitals. Our aim is to translate discoveries from the laboratory through to improving clinical practice.

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The breadth of research in Neuroscience at Oxford offers unrivalled training opportunities for Graduate students.

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Making a difference

At Oxford Neuroscience we never lose sight of the fundamental purpose of scientific research – to make a real impact on people’s lives.

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