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ABC: Altering Behaviour in Children

ABC brings together world-class experts forming a multidisciplinary team which is widely published and has conducted the largest number of studies in Europe on antisocial behaviour in children and adolescents.

ADHD and Associated Disorders

Our research focuses on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders that often co-occur with ADHD. We take a developmental approach, studying the disorders and traits from childhood to adulthood.

ADVANCE

Advancing theory and treatment approaches for males in substance misuse treatment who perpetrate intimate partner violence.

Adult Neurogenesis & Mental Health

The central theme of the lab is postnatal or adult hippocampal neurogenesis (AHN), which is implicated in memory formation and mood regulation.

Alcohol Research Group

Based in the Addictions Department, the Section of Alcohol Research is led by Professor Colin Drummond and comprises a multidisciplinary research team.

ALS/motor neuron disease

Working closely with our patients, our prize-winning, world-leading research programme aims to understand the causes of ALS/MND, dissect out the differences between clinical presentations, and use this information to develop new treatments.

Alzheimer’s disease

We research the underlying causes of Alzheimer's disease, including genetics and environmental factors, to determine why only some people are affected. We also research the mechanisms that lead to disease to discover/isolate events at the cellular level that cause Alzheimer's disease.

Autism spectrum disorder

We combine models with clinical observations to study how specific mutations change cells and their connections, and how this affects behaviour. The effect of these cellular and neural network alterations are studied to find ways to gain insights into this complex condition.

Autism and Development Team

The Autism & Development Research Group aim to increase the understanding of cognitive and behavioural development in individuals with autism and the factors that influence this over time.

Autism and Related Disorders (ARD) Lab

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) are two major neuropsychiatric conditions that quite commonly occur together.

 

 

Research at the IoPPN

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Research

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Impact

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NIHR Maudsley BRC

NIHR Maudsley BRC

The NIHR Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre is a pioneering and key partnership between the IoPPN…

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