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Scientists produce strongest evidence yet of schizophrenia’s causes

4 June 2015

Researchers discover that risk mutations disrupt a delicate chemical balance in the brain, responsible for brain development and function.

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It’s a Man Thing

8 May 2015

Cardiff and Swansea researchers join forces with Ospreys for men's health day.

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A hidden condition

17 March 2015

People living with chromosomal condition at high risk of multiple mental health problems.


Common ground discovered in mental illness

20 January 2015

Study identifies biological mechanisms for schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and depression

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Bridging the gap between immune disorder and mental illness

22 December 2014

Cardiff scientists in £5M project to investigate link between immune system and brain disorder

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MRC Centre contributes to REF success

18 December 2014

Cardiff University’s research in the area of Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience is ranked second in the UK following the results of REF 2014.


Cardiff in top five for research excellence

18 December 2014

World leading research drives Cardiff to 5th in rankings of UK universities.

Mike Owen Knighted

Knighthood for Cardiff genetics pioneer

26 November 2014

Professor Mike Owen receives honour at Buckingham Palace

Prof Anita Thapar

Top accolade for child psychiatry pioneer

11 November 2014

MRC scientist picks up Ruane Prize worth $50,000 at a ceremony in New York

Flagship centre secures funding renewal

Flagship centre secures funding renewal

13 August 2014

Canolfan y Cyngor Ymchwil Feddygol i ‘fagu’r genhedlaeth nesaf o wyddonwyr o safon fyd-eang’