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.

The Tipping Point of Sleep


Gero Miesenböck will give the 2017 Weizmann Memorial Lectures at the Weizmann Institute of Science.

The Science

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

The People


Friday 16th February

Valentina Emiliani

Making Memories