Research Highlights

The elusive fifth pharyngeal arch

16/09/19
Rethinking the numbering of the amniote pharyngeal arches

There’s a time and a place for differentiation

11/07/19
Protrusive activity of newborn neurons organises long-distance pattern of differentiation

The sweet smell of adult neurogenesis

05/02/19
Adult olfactory bulb neurogenesis improves odour distinction

Which came first, the chicken or the mouse?

31/01/19
Research suggests chick auditory network derived from ancient vestibular network

Long noncoding RNAs and their diverse influences

16/10/18
"Meaningless" part of genome has important cellular functions and can promote malignancy

Synaptic input organisation in pyramidal neurons

25/07/18
How are synaptic inputs organised along the vast dendritic trees of pyramidal neurons?

New insights into motor neuron development

13/04/17
A new understanding of the role of splicing factors in motor development

Disrupting prostate cancer ‘homing signal’ could hold promise for new treatments

20/03/17
How cancer cells escape the prostate and spread to other parts of the body.

Genes control how information is duplicated in the nervous system

07/02/17
New study reveals identifies some of the first genes that perform this function.

A molecular switch helps interneurons find their way in the cortex

31/01/17
Nrg3 attracts and guides the movement of interneurons during migration in the brain.

Zebrafish reveal the ups and downs of vision

30/06/16
Researchers shed light on how we perceive and recognise specific visual stimuli.