Faculty of Brain Sciences

The atrium/social study space in Chandler House, originally a 19th-century hospital, was recently enlarged and fully refurbished into state-of-the-art accommodation for staff and students.

The Faculty of Brain Sciences offers an outstanding study environment, bringing together expertise in cognition, neuroscience, psychology, linguistics, communication and development to understand both basic and applied problems.

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Professor Peter Gruss, President of the Max Planck Society

UCL and Max Planck Society invest €5m to open world’s first computational psychiatry centre

The world’s first centre for computational psychiatry was launched on Tuesday 1st April, following a €5m investment from the Max Planck Society and UCL to be spent over the next 5 years. More...

Published: Apr 2, 2014 12:46:26 PM

Capillaries showing pericytes in purple

Cell-saving drugs could reduce brain damage after stroke

Long-term brain damage caused by stroke could be reduced by saving cells called pericytes that control blood flow in capillaries, reports a new UCL-led study. More...

Published: Mar 27, 2014 10:39:09 AM