Centre for Neuroregeneration

CNR Research Groups

CNR's Principal Investigators and Research Groups

Prof. Catherina G. Becker, Centre Director

Development and regeneration of the zebrafish nervous system.

Dr. Thomas Becker

Development and regeneration of the zebrafish nervous system.

Prof. Peter Brophy

Molecular and cell biology of axon-glia interactions in health and disease.

Dr. Jill Fowler

Mechanisms of neurodegeneration in stroke and dementia.

Dr. Leah Herrgen

Molecular and cellular mechanisms of brain repair.

Prof. Karen Horsburgh

Influence of vascular dysfunction on cognitive decline: relevant to ageing, vascular and Alzheimer's disease.

Prof. David Lyons

Mechanisms of myelinated axon formation, function and repair.

Prof. Dies Meijer, Postgraduate Director

Molecular genetics of myelination and synapse formation.

Dr. Dirk Sieger

Microglia-tumour interactions.

Dr. HongYan Zhang

Locomotor control and rhythm generation in simple animal model systems.

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Affiliated Research Groups