The Row Fogo Centre for Research into Ageing and the Brain is pleased to announce receipt of a very generous £4,000,000 donation in Dec 2022 and is now expanding its scope. The centre is led by director Professor Joanna Wardlaw and aims to promote greater understanding of brain health and... Read more
A picture captioned 'Feeling the pressure' has been featured on the MRC Biomedical Picture of the Day website. Published in the article 'Genetic analyses identify brain structures related to cognitive impairment... Read more
The 6th in-person meeting of the Fondation Leducq network 'Understanding the role of the perivascular space in cerebral small vessel disease' took place at the Yale Club, New York, in February. The two day hybrid event featured talks from each institute and was the first opportunity for network members to get together in person since 2019.
Our next meeting takes place 10-11th September... Read more
Phobe Evans gave her talk at the British Heart Foundation Retail Roadshow presenting her research delivered as part of her PhD programme.... Read more
Read the recent publications from the Perivascular Spaces in Small Vessel Disease Network from June 2022.
Professor Joanna Wardlaw received 2021 British Neuroscience Association Prize 2021, in category Outstanding Contribution to Neuroscience 2021.
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Professor Maiken Nedergaard has recently received the 2022 Sleep Research Society Award.
The Sleep Research Society (SRS) has selected four scientists as recipients of the 2022 Sleep Research Society awards, recognising excellence in sleep and circadian research.
The winners will be announced during the SLEEP 2022.
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The UK Dementia Research Institute (DRI) launched a new online brochure aiming to highlight the progress of the Centre.
The UK DRI involves 7 research centres accross the UK, including the University of Edinburgh, all working together to tackle dementia. Professor Joanna Wardlaw leads the vascular theme which focuses on vascular contributions to dementia and neurodegeneration. Read more... Read more