Taking new discoveries and translating them into greater understanding and diagnosis of mental illness.

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Investigating new epilepsy treatments

16 June 2016

Researchers at Cardiff University’s School of Medicine are about to explore whether it’s possible to treat human temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) by transplanting immature neuron cells into the brain.

Rorschach image

Mental health blog

14 June 2016

University launches new blog, providing constructive debate about mental health issues

Professor Jack Price

Speaker hailed 'First Class' at Raymond and Beverly Sackler Foundation Distinguished Lecture in Neuroscience

10 June 2016

Professor Jack Price delivered a thought provoking public lecture on neurodiversity, posing the question ‘Can we model human development in a dish?’

Can genetics find a cure for autism

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Adrian Harwood holding a cell culture


Find out more about our four year PhD programme, supported by the Wellcome Trust.

Case studies

Read about some of recent research case studies.