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Novel Theory of Synaptic Plasticity

Novel Theory of Synaptic Plasticity

New insights into role of pre and post synaptic changes

BMA Medical Book Awards 2017

BMA Medical Book Awards 2017

Best Neurology Textbook

Caleb Webber made Full Professor

Caleb Webber made Full Professor

Honoured in the most recent Recognition of Distinction round 2017

A new approach to improving hemispatial neglect after stroke

A new approach to improving hemispatial neglect after stroke

Research by Jacinta O'Shea from the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences reveals the striking potential of brain stimulation to cause long-lasting improvements in stroke patients’ attention deficits.

Silent Signal

Silent Signal

An exhibition featuring Oxford’s Peter Oliver has been selected by The British Council to been shown in South Korea as part of part of UK/Korea 2017–18.

The new Broadbent Computer Teaching Laboratories

The new Broadbent Computer Teaching Laboratories

Important steps towards our new Psychology facilities

Professor Irene Tracey to be next Warden of Merton College

Professor Irene Tracey to be next Warden of Merton College

Professor Irene Tracey FMedSci is to be the next Warden of Merton College, Oxford.

Gene therapy shows promise for reversing blindness

Gene therapy shows promise for reversing blindness

In a laboratory study in Oxford, researchers have shown how it might be possible to reverse blindness using gene therapy to reprogram cells at the back of the eye to become light sensitive.

Potential new route to treatment for Cerebellar Ataxia?

Potential new route to treatment for Cerebellar Ataxia?

Researchers from the teams of Andrea Németh (NDCN) and Esther Becker (DPAG) have published an important paper reporting dominant mutations that cause a new type of cerebellar ataxia, Spinocerebellar Ataxia type 44.

2017 Teaching Excellence Awards

2017 Teaching Excellence Awards

The 2017 awardees have been announced and our Neuroscience Community has once again been recognized for its excellence.

Award for David Dupret

Award for David Dupret

We are delighted to announce that Dr David Dupret from the MRC BNDU is the recipient of the 2018 Boehringer Ingelheim FENS Research Award

James Parkinson 200th anniversary events

James Parkinson 200th anniversary events

This year marks the 200th anniversary of the publication of the first codified description of the condition that we now know as Parkinson's disease.

Treating insomnia may reduce mental health problems

Treating insomnia may reduce mental health problems

Treating insomnia with online CBT could reduce anxiety, depression, and paranoia, according to a large randomised controlled trial led by Prof Daniel Freeman, published in The Lancet Psychiatry.

New Associate Professors and University Research Lecturers Announced

New Associate Professors and University Research Lecturers Announced

The 2017 University title awards highlights the development of our talent pool

The run up to  REF2021 has started!

The run up to REF2021 has started!

The Research Excellence Framework (REF) is the system for assessing the quality of research in UK universities and higher education colleges.

From Agony to Analgesia Two Part BBC Radio Programme

From Agony to Analgesia Two Part BBC Radio Programme

Irene Tracey is Professor of Neuroimaging and for 20 years has poked, prodded and burnt people to understand what is happening in the brain when someone feels pain.

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