News and Events

Read more about our latest news and events…

A photograph of the CUBRIC building

CUBRIC enters its first multi-centre phase 1 clinical trial for treatment of Huntington’s Disease

18 May 2017

Patients have received their first doses of an experimental RNA targeting drug and CUBRIC celebrates its first clinical trial involvement since opening last June.

A photograph of the CUBRIC building

CUBRIC wins major award

10 May 2017

We have won a major science buildings award beating off competition from shortlisted facilities in the USA, England, Scotland and Ireland.


Wales’ ‘Project of the Year’

28 April 2017

Leading brain research imaging centre recognised at 2017 RICS Awards


£13m dementia research centre

20 April 2017

Cardiff University chosen as centre for UK’s biggest dementia research initiative


Brain Games 2017

19 March 2017

3,700 people attended a fantastic brain-related day out at National Museum Cardiff!


The Queen opens Brain Research Imaging Centre

07 June 2016

Royal party given tour of £44m facility that is unique in Europe.

The Brain Games is back!

The free annual event, held by Cardiff University Neuroscientists coincides with the end of Brain Awareness Week, which seeks to increase public awareness of both the progress and the benefits of brain research .

School & External Talks

Here you will find links to other departmental talks taking place in the University.