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The latest news from the Synaptic Plasticity and Repair Group, including arrivals and departures of group members and visitors, research publications, presentations at conferences, awards and more.

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GROUP NEWS

30 November 2020
VACANCY: President’s PhD Scholarship

The Synaptic Plasticity and Repair Group is looking to sponsor an outstanding UK, European or international candidate for a fully-funded President's PhD Scholarship.  Please contact Vincenzo De Paola to discuss...

30 November 2020
VACANCY: MRC DTP Studentship

Applications are being accepted for an Imperial College MRC DTP (Medical Research Council Doctoral Training Partnership) Research Studentship. Candidates with an outstanding academic record, some practical research experience, holding a...

18 November 2020
New paper reveals rapid onset form of Wallerian degeneration

We have a new paper in BMC Biology in which in vivo multiphoton time-lapse imaging is used to identify a rapid onset form of Wallerian degeneration in microsurgically laser-injured cortical...

07 October 2019
Elizabeth Brockman joins the Group

Elizabeth Brockman, from Saskatoon, Canada, joins the Group as a PhD student and Early Stage Researcher in the Syn2Psy Innovative Training Network, , funded by the EU Horizon 2020 Program...

25 September 2019
Vincenzo De Paola to present at Syn2Psy Kickoff Meeting

Vincenzo De Paola and Thomas Knöpfel will give a team presentation at the Syn2Psy Kickoff Meeting of the European consortium to investigate neuropsychiatric diseases, 26 – 27 September 2019 in...

01 September 2019
Vincenzo De Paola appointed a readership

Vincenzo De Paola receives an academic promotion to Reader of Translational Neuroscience. Congratulations, Vincenzo!

11 July 2019
Cher Bass successfully defends her PhD thesis

Cher Bass successfully defends her PhD thesis. Congratulations Cher! https://www.instagram.com/p/Bz04m9ZnOr0/

16 May 2019
Raquel Real successfully defends her PhD thesis

Raquel Real successfully defends her PhD thesis.  Congratulations 2 x Dr Real. https://www.instagram.com/p/BxkcXG1HMu1/

21 February 2019
VACANCY: PhD studentship

A PhD studentship is available as part of the Syn2Psy Innovative Training Network, funded by EU Horizon 2020.  For more information, please contact Vincenzo De Paola.

04 February 2019
New F1000Prime recommendation

F1000Prime publishes Vincenzo De Paola and Shabana Khan article recommendation.

01 February 2019
Beatrice da Via joins the Group

Beatrice da Via, from Trieste University, Italy, joins the Group as a MSc Erasmus+ student to characterise the pathological features of human cortical grafts derived from donors carrying mutations associated...

15 November 2018
Crossed wires image is Biomedical Picture of the Day

Image showing human nerve cells growing and making connections inside a mouse brain is published on 15 November 2018 on the Biomedical Picture of the Day (BPoD) web site.