MRC Centre for Developmental Neurobiology




Part Time, Full Time

Institute of Psychiatry
  • 2008 RAE Divisional Results: Recognised as contributing 'world-leading quality' research work
  • Research income: £6.5m for 2014/2015
  • Current number of academic staff: 29
  • Current number of research students: 36
  • Current research projects include:

Lineage specification of cortical circuits

Integration of chandelier cells in visual cortex networks

Imaging activity and nucleogenesis in the zebrafish

Molecular mechanisms of cerebellar evolution

Morphological and molecular characterisation of transit amplifying granule cell precursors

Head of group/division
Professor Oscar Marin (Centre Director)
Awarding institution
King's College London
Expected to be three to four years FT, four to six years PT. The new full-time four-year programme includes a first year comprised of taught courses and three laboratory rotations. Registration usually October although students may commence at any time.
Guy's Campus.
Student destinations
Contact Division for details.
Year of entry 2016
Offered by
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