Take a look at our current and previous Spotlights below, and keep an eye out for our upcoming Spotlights in 2020 on the microbiome, artificial intelligence, emerging technologies, and clinical trials and real-world data coming soon:

The microbiome

Research into the microbiome – particularly within the gut – and its role in modulating brain function has become an area of increasing traction over the last few years. More and more ...

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Antibody therapeutics

Antibodies are heavily relied upon tools that can help us identify and explain reactions on a cellular, molecular and biochemical level. Antibody-based approaches are also amongst the ...

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Organoids

The complexity of the human brain has made it challenging to replicate this unique environment and the developmental processes in model organisms. Organoids offer a unique opportunity ...

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Biomarker discovery and development

Biomarkers are commonly used in clinical, research and industry settings to evaluate the safety and/or effectiveness of drugs. They can also track disease progression over time and ...

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World Alzheimer’s Month 2018

Here at Neuro Central, we celebrated World Alzheimer’s Month again this year! While Alzheimer’s disease is the most prevalent form of dementia, we wanted to take this opportunity to ...

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Spotlight on Lilly: 50 years of neuroscience at Erl Wood

On Friday 14 July 2017, Lilly celebrated 50 years of pioneering research and development at its site in Erl Wood, Surrey (UK). The Lilly Research Centre was established in 1967 and has ...

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World Alzheimer’s Month

At Neuro Central, we’re celebrating World Alzheimer’s Day on 21st September! Join us as we honor those living with dementia, as well as celebrate the scientists, clinicians, charities ...

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Frontiers in TBI

Take a look at our videos filmed at the inaugural Frontiers in TBI conference in London (UK, 13–14 July 2017), including speaker interviews and a live debate asking the question, ...

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Neuroregeneration

The limited capacity for repair in the nervous system represents a significant medical challenge: as such, we wanted to explore the current status of the field of neuroregeneration in ...

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Spotlight on neuromodulation

The field of neuromodulation – the alteration of nerve activity via electrical or pharmaceutical agents delivered directly to a target area – has seen enormous growth in recent years. ...

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Neuroimmunology

In the last decade we’ve seen a huge expansion in both our understanding and targeting of the immune system. Of particularly significance has been our growth in understanding how the ...

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