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22q11.2 deletion: the most common syndrome you have never heard of

16 May 2017

1 in 2,000 people are born with 22q, yet the rest of society hardly knows about it.


Huntington's Disease Awareness Week 2017

12 May 2017

Find out how we're marking Huntington's Disease Awareness Week 2017.

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£13m dementia research centre

20 April 2017

Cardiff University chosen as centre for UK’s biggest dementia research initiative

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Cardiff University to host Dementia MRI 2017 conference

10 March 2017

We are delighted to announce that the University will be hosting this year’s annual Dementia MRI conference.

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Summer School registration now open

5 January 2017

We are holding our 8th annual Summer School on 3rd-6th July 2017, which will include talks, demonstrations and interactive sessions on a range of topics.


MRC CNGG scientists deliver ‘The Library of Imagined Genes’ to Green Man Festival 2016

25 August 2016

Scientists from the MRC Centre joined the curators of Einstein’s Garden at this year’s Green Man Festival, to deliver a library like no other.

Julie Williams

Dementias Platform UK

4 August 2016

University’s Professor Julie Williams appointed Deputy Director of world-leading resource

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Summer School hailed as "inspiring" by delegates

19 July 2016

Over 60 delegates from around the world joined us for the 7th Annual Summer School in Brain Disorder Research

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PhD student Hayley wins I’m a Scientist, Get Me Out of Here prize

24 March 2016

Hayley has been awarded a £500 prize after winning a public engagement competition judged by school children.

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Inspiring the next generation

10 March 2016

We joined the National Centre for Mental Health to share our work with young students interested in studying medicine at Science in Health Live! 2016