News

Brain Games returns for another year

4 March 2015

Cardiff is hosting a free one-day event to educate members of the public about how the brain works and to raise awareness of its neuroscience research.

Projection of REF results onto Main Building

New Research Institutes given go-ahead

17 February 2015

New flagship University Research Institutes (URIs), designed to pool the very best research talent and focus on the world's biggest grand challenges, have been given the go ahead. 

Anti-inflammatory drugs could fight depression

6 January 2015

Cardiff is among a group of UK Universities teaming up with researchers from two pharmaceutical companies to investigate whether mood disorders could be treated by targeting the immune system.

Cardiff University's REF success 2014

6 January 2015

Ninety percent of Cardiff University's portfolio of Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience research, which includes the work of the Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute (NMHRI), has been deemed 'outstanding' for its impact in terms of its reach and significance

Artist's impression of the the new CUBRIC buildings

Construction gets underway at CUBRIC

17 December 2014

Construction gets underway at CUBRIC

Cub scouts

Cubs become budding scientists for the evening

10 December 2014

A truly fantastic time was had by both parents and cub scouts of 1st St Mellons last week, seizing the opportunity to become budding neuroscientists for the evening.

Professor Anita Thapar
World War 1

Shell shock and the First World War

29 September 2014

Research reveals devastating psychological impact of combat.

cardiac death mystery

Scientists solve sudden cardiac death mystery

1 August 2014

Incoherent communication between proteins in heart cells to blame for previously inexplicable cause of death.

Intellectual disability

Intellectual disability in children

23 June 2014

Could genetics offer new clues to understanding its cause and treatment?