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Do our brains age differently?

Researchers at the Medical Research Council’s Cognition and Brain Sciences Unitopens in new window have discovered that specific mental abilities – such as problem-solving or multi-tasking – decline with age […]

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CBU judge for Debating Matters

Tim Dalgleish, Programme Leader at the CBU recently judged a national debating competition staged for local schools.  The ‘Debating Matters’ scheme run by the Institute of Ideas and supported by […]

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Ivan Brown, 1927-2014

We have learned with great sadness and affection than our previous Assistant Director, Ivan Brown, died on 4 November. During many years at the Unit (1953 to 1994), Ivan was […]

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Funding awarded for 7T MRI scanner

Dementia and neuroscience research at Cambridge receives major funding boost A major new collaboration between the Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit (CBU) and the University of Cambridge has been awarded […]

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