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Posted by | 21 November 2017
Maria Tortora interviewed by Alzheimer’s Research UK

Maria Tortora is interviewed by Alzheimer's Research UK ahead of the annual Alzheimer's Research UK Early Careers Day, 19 March 2018, Cambridge UK.

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Posted by | 9 November 2017
New paper reviews in vivo optical imaging of CNS injury and disease

We have a cover article in the The Journal of Neuroscience discussing recent advances in understanding neuronal, glial, and other cellular responses to CNS injury and disease with in vivo...

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Posted by | 5 September 2017
New paper on fully-automated method for detecting axonal synapses

We have a new paper in PLoS One demonstrating a new, fully-automated, highly accurate approach for detecting axonal synapses (boutons). Detection of axonal synapses in 3D two-photon images. Bass, C.,...

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Posted by | 8 September 2017
Raquel Real wins poster prize at the Cambridge Neuroscience Symposium

Raquel Real wins #NNHD2017 Poster Prize for her poster presentation on neuronal network dysfunction in a new humanised mouse model of Down syndrome at the 6th Cambridge Neuroscience Symposium -...

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Posted by | 17 July 2017
Maria Tortora joins the Group

Maria Tortora joins the Group on a 3 year Alzheimer’s Research UK (ARUK) PhD Scholarship to work on a new in vivo model of axon pathology in human tau mutants. In...

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Posted by | 5 June 2017
Shabana Khan joins the Group

Shabana Khan joins the Group on a 3 year MRC postdoctoral fellowship to study the cellular and molecular mechanisms regulating cortical synaptic circuit regeneration in response to injury and neurodegenerative...

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Posted by | 2 June 2017
Koniku®, the startup of Oshiorenoya Agabi, is hiring

There are eleven vacancies at Koniku®, the startup of CEO and Group PhD student Oshiorenyoya Agabi that builds computer chips made of biological neurons. For details, click here.

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Posted by | 24 April 2017
Joana Dopp, Hewa Khalilifar, Maksim Lavrov and Martyna Rakowska join the Group

Joana Dopp, Hewa Khalilifar, Maksim Lavrov and Martyna Rakowska join the group as part of the research placements programme.  Joana is funded by Alzheimer's Research UK (ARUK), Hewa by Imperial College...

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Posted by | 16 December 2016
New name for MRC Clinical Sciences Centre

From 01 January 2017,  MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS) will be the new name of the MRC Clinical Sciences Centre.  This is the start of a new chapter of...

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Posted by | 9 June 2016
Lucien West successfully defends his PhD thesis

Lucien West successfully defends his PhD thesis.  Congratulations Dr West.

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