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Queen’s Anniversary Prize

19 November 2015

MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics awarded UK’s highest academic honour

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Do you want to know more about dementia?

10 November 2015

Learn more about dementia through short talks, interactive displays and a Q&A session at our free event on Friday 13th November at The Village Hotel.

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Cardiff study offers new hope of delaying Huntington’s disease

31 July 2015

Cardiff University researchers have made a breakthrough that could lead to new treatments for delaying the onset of Huntington’s disease in the future.

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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.