The Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour (CNCB) is an autonomous research centre embedded in the stimulating world of the University of Oxford.


Optogenetics combines genetic targeting of specific cells or proteins with optical control of these targets.

Learning movements with sensitivity


22nd January 2019

Valentin Nägerl


Gero Miesenböck is giving the 2018 Francis Crick Lecture at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology.

The Science

Neurons do not operate in isolation. They function within circuits of often staggering complexity.

The People


Scott Waddell is giving the 2018 Bindra Lecture in the Psychology Department at McGill University, Montreal

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