UCL Institute of Neurology
Research and teaching excellence
The Institute of Neurology has a world class reputation for neuroscience. The mission is to translate neuroscience discovery research into treatments for patients with neurological diseases. A number of important research centres are based at the Institute, including the MRC Prion Unit, MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases and the Wellcome Centre for Human Neuroimaging
Professor Michael Hanna is the Director of the Institute, which is a specialist postgraduate institute of University College London, the top-ranked university in the UK for research in Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience.
The Institute is closely associated in its work with the National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery. In combination they form a national and international centre at Queen Square for teaching, training and research in neurology and allied clinical and basic neurosciences.
What We Do
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The locations of the centres that complete the UK Dementia Research Institute (UK DRI), whose hub
Published: Apr 21, 2017 1:20:00 PM
The Leonard Wolfson Experimental Neurology
Centre (LWENC) held its third annual symposium on 20 March, 2017. This year’s
theme was neuroinflammation in neurodegenerative diseases and featured renowned
external speakers such as Prof Roger Nitsch, Dr Diego Gomez-Nicola, and Prof
Michael Heneka, alongside presentations from researchers from UCL Institute of Neurology.
Published: Apr 21, 2017 1:17:52 PM
antibiotic doxycycline can disrupt the formation of negative
the brain, according to new research from UCL and the University of
Published: Apr 6, 2017 10:56:18 AM