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Timothy Syndrome and related conditions- Family Day

21 January 2020

The first Timothy Syndrome Family Day and the launch of Timothy Syndrome Alliance UK.


8th annual Wales Brain Bee Competition

20 January 2020

Impressive all female winners in 8th annual Wales Brain Bee competition

Anna Moon

New research sheds light on the role of Cacna1c in psychiatric disorders

17 January 2020

CACNA1C, a gene that encodes an alpha-1 subunit of L-type voltage-gated calcium channels, has been strongly associated with psychiatric disorders including schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.

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Study reveals new insights into Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) diagnosis in adults

14 January 2020

The past decade has seen the development of services for adults presenting with symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in the UK. Compared with children, little is known about the phenotypic and genetic characteristics of these patients.

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Sold out Hodge Centre for Neuropsychiatric Immunology Annual meeting and Public Lecture

5 December 2019

Professor Neil Harrison delivers much anticipated Public Lecture

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New grant secured to study a genetic cause of neurodevelopmental disorders

29 November 2019

A major research initiative to study a genetic cause of neurodevelopmental disorders has been funded.

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‘Key player’ identified in genetic link to psychiatric conditions

21 August 2019

New research increases understanding of brain changes in schizophrenia and autism

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Royal Society Pairing Scheme MP visit

11 June 2019

Kevin Brennan MP experienced a day in the life of a Cardiff University researcher, as part of the Royal Society’s pairing scheme for scientists and MPs.

Emma Yhnell at TedX

FameLab 2019

16 May 2019

Dr Emma Yhnell to compete in FameLab UK finals

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Dr Emma Yhnell to compete in FameLab UK finals

3 May 2019

Dr Emma Yhnell to compete at the UK fame lab finals this June.