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.

Atlas of the Fly Ventral Nerve Cord


CNCB Seminar - Monday 25th July - Coordination of neuropeptide signaling in the Drosophila clock output network

Annika Barber


Scott Waddell Elected to the Academy of Medical Sciences

The Science

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

The Somnostat