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Spot the difference

Spot the difference

Clinical Neurology Publication Research

Remember trying to spot the subtle differences between pictures as a child? It kept us quiet for hours! Neuroscientists including Chrystalina Antoniades have been working with staff at Oxford’s Ashmolean Museum on some interesting ‘spot the difference’ experiments, to try and find out more about how we perceive things.

Initial results from world’s biggest body scanning project

Initial results from world’s biggest body scanning project

Integrative Neuroimaging Publication Research

Data from the first 5,000 UK Biobank participants taking part in the world’s largest health imaging study has been released for health researchers worldwide to use in their own research.

Immediate aspirin after mini-stroke substantially reduces risk of major stroke

Immediate aspirin after mini-stroke substantially reduces risk of major stroke

Publication Research Stroke & Dementia

Using aspirin urgently could substantially reduce the risk of major strokes in patients who have minor ‘warning’ events, a group of European researchers led by Peter Rothwell has found. Writing in the Lancet, the team say that immediate self-treatment when patients experience stroke-like symptoms would considerably reduce the risk of major stroke over the next few days.

New insight into light detection in vertebrates

New insight into light detection in vertebrates

Ophthalmology Publication Research

Research carried out in the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences is paving the way for a better understanding of how light detection works in vertebrates.