Welcome to the web site of the Synaptic Plasticity and Repair Group.
We study the structure and plasticity of brain circuits and their connections in both normal and disease settings, with a view to guide the development of better therapies for a number of cognitive and age-related disorders.
We have a new paper in PLoS One demonstrating a new, fully-automated, highly accurate approach for detecting axonal synapses (boutons).... Read More →
Maria Tortora joins the Group on a 3 year Alzheimer’s Research UK (ARUK) PhD Scholarship to work on a new in... Read More →
Shabana Khan joins the Group on a 3 year MRC postdoctoral fellowship to study the cellular and molecular mechanisms regulating... Read More →
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