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Alzheimer’s Research UK Fellowships

Dec 14, 2018

Alzheimer’s Research UK has launched two new fellowships, the first in partnership with The Dunhill Medical Trust (DMT) and the second with Race Against Dementia (RAD).

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Congratulations to Dr Muzaffer Kaser on winning prize

Dec 14, 2018

Dr Muzaffer Kaser was awarded the runner-up prize at the post-doctoral plenary competition at the Clinical Academics in Training Annual Conference, organised by Academy of Medical Sciences. 

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Giles Yeo awarded JBS Haldane Lecture 2019

Dec 14, 2018

Congratulations to Dr Giles Yeo of the Metabolic Research Laboratories and MRC Metabolic Diseases Unit who has been announced by the Genetics Society as winner of their centenary year JBS Haldane Lecture.

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Marmoset study gives insights into loss of pleasure in depression

Dec 11, 2018

"Understanding the brain circuits that underlie specific aspects of anhedonia is of major importance, not only because anhedonia is a core feature of depression but also because it is one of the most treatment-resistant symptoms"

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Rising Stars Public Engagement training

Dec 7, 2018

The next Rising Stars Public Engagement course starts mid-January, with an application deadline of Thursday 10 January.

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Funding: 2019 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science UK & Ireland Fellowships

Dec 6, 2018

The 2019 L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science UK & Ireland Fellowship Awards Programme is now OPEN for applications. 

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Cambridge Neuroscientists rank in the top 1% Highly Cited Researchers for 2018

Dec 5, 2018

10 Cambridge Neuroscientists have all ranked in the top 1% of Clarivate Analytics list of Highly Cited Researchers for 2018.

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BNA2019: Festival of Neuroscience | 14-17 April, Dublin Ireland - Registration open!

Sep 18, 2018

The British Neuroscience Association in partnership with Neuroscience Ireland and the British Society for Neuroendocrinology is delighted to be bringing the international Festival of Neuroscience to Dublin, a city of culture, excitement and neuroscience!

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EBI-Sanger-Cambridge PhD Symposium 2019

Nov 20, 2018

The EBI-Sanger-Cambridge PhD Symposium. An annual, free-to-attend, one-day, life science conference, organised by graduate students for graduate students affiliated with the University of Cambridge.

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BrainTech 2019

Nov 20, 2018

The 4th International Brain Technology Conference,BrainTech 2019, will be held March 4-5 in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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Brain training app helps reduce OCD symptoms, study finds

Oct 25, 2018

A ‘brain training’ app developed at the University of Cambridge could help people who suffer from obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) manage their symptoms.

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Cambridge team develops technique to ‘listen’ to a patient’s brain during tumour surgery

Oct 16, 2018

Surgeons could soon eavesdrop on a patient’s brain activity during surgery to remove their brain tumour, helping improve the accuracy of the operation and reduce the risk of impairing brain function.

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Electronic device implanted in the brain could stop seizures

Sep 18, 2018

Researchers have successfully demonstrated how an electronic device implanted directly into the brain can detect, stop and even prevent epileptic seizures.

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CNS2019 | 'Signalling, Sensation & Sentience' | March 14 2019 | Registration open!

Oct 3, 2018

Registration is now open for the 31st Cambridge Neuroscience Seminar, 'Signalling, Sensation & Sentience' hosted by the Department of Pharmacology on Thursday 14th March 2019, at Robinson College.

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The Future of Neuroscience, Attachment and Mentalizing: from research to clinical practice | May 2019

Oct 2, 2018

This conference will be one of the first conferences to explicitly focus on the application of neuroscience and neurobiology to clinical issues.

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Join the Cambridge Neuroscience community!

Oct 21, 2015

New principal investigators, post docs and students are invited to join Cambridge Neuroscience.

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BNA Christmas Symposium 2018 - Neuromyths, and the science behind them

Sep 18, 2018

This meeting will give us the opportunity to discuss common misconceptions about brain mechanisms, the science of why and how neuromyths arise and ways the neuroscience community can help address or prevent mis-understandings in neuroscience.

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Opportunities from CATS.

Aug 24, 2018

Translational research seminar, CamNTF and other opportunities from CATS.

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Always on my mind

Aug 22, 2018

In an interview with CAM, the Cambridge Alumni Magazine, Professor Giovanna Mallucci discusses her work on dementia. 

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Chris Dobson honoured with knighthood in recognition of his ground-breaking research into Alzheimer’s disease

Jul 24, 2018

Professor Christopher Dobson has been knighted in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2018 to commemorate his illustrious scientific career.

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Visual and semantic processing in object recognition

Jul 24, 2018

Work from the Department of Psychology investigates how information about meaningful objects is represented in the brain.

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BNA2019: Symposia and workshops - call for submissions now open!

Feb 2, 2018

The largest event of its kind throughout Europe in 2019, the British Neuroscience Association in collaboration with Neuroscience Ireland and the British Society for Neuroendocrinology as Festival Partner is excited to be bringing the international Festival of Neuroscience to Dublin, a city of culture, excitement and neuroscience!

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