Principal Investigators

Abbott, Cathy Molecular genetics of translation elongation
Abrahams, Sharon Neuropsychology and neuroimaging to investigate cognitive change in MND and FTD
Aitman, Tim Classical genetics with modern cutting-edge genome technologies
Bak, Thomas Relationship between language, cognition and motor function
Bastin, Mark Brain imaging
Becker, Catherina Nervous system regeneration in zebrafish
Bewick, Guy Mechanisms of nerve-muscle connection generation and maintenance
Brophy, Peter The role of glia in myelination and demyelination
Chandran, Siddharthan Clinical neurology; regenerative neurology using human stem cells
Donadeu, Xavier Control of ovarian follicle development in livestock and stem cell biology in horse
Ferrie, Jo Sociological study of living with MND
Gillingwater, Tom Pathological changes in spinal muscular atrophy
Gorrie, George Clinical neurology
Hahn, Caroline Equine neuromuscular disease and neuropathology
Hardingham, Giles Cell stress and oxidative damage in neuronal survival
Herrgen, Leah Regeneration after brain injury in zebrafish
Hunter, Gillian Cellular pathways in spinal muscular atrophy
Jackson, Mandy Cellular mechanisms of neurodegeneration in movement coordination disorders
Keegan, Liam RNA editing and glutamate excitotoxicity in neurodegenerative disease
Kunath, Tilo Neural induction of embryonic stem cells
Lyons, David Neural transport in zebrafish
Mahad, Don Clinical neurology; bioenergetics and myelination
Miles, Gareth Neural control of movement
Murray, Lyndsay Mechanisms of degeneration in spinal muscular atrophy
Pal, Suvankar Clinical neurology; cognition
Parson, Simon Understanding systemic and organ pathologies in Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Pennetta, Giusy Modelling MND in the fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster
Ribchester, Richard Synaptic degeneration and live imaging of neuromuscular junctions
Saturno, Eleonora  Clinical neurophysiology & motor cortex plasticity
Sieger, Dirk Using zebrafish to examine the role of microglia in brain tumours
Skehel, Paul The role of VAP proteins in endoplasmic reticulum and their misfunction in MND
Smith, Colin Clinical neuropathology and brain banking
Spires-Jones, Tara Molecular mechanisms of synaptic degeneration
Swingler, Robert Clinical neurology; MND Register
Wilmut, Ian Using stem cells to model MND
Wishart, Tom Molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration and selective vulnerability
Wyllie, David Glutamate receptors in synaptic function and excitotoxicity

Yamagishi, Junichi

Zhang, HongYang

 

Text-to-speech technology and voice reconstruction

Understanding spinal neural circuits controlling swimming activity of simple aquatic animals