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


20th February 2019

Michael Hastings


Tim Vogels awarded two major grants from the Wellcome Trust and the European Research Council

The Science

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

The People

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