Large-scale recording and computational modelling of midbrain raphe microcircuitry during emotional learning

The goal of this study is to use computational modelling, optogenetics and other techniques to understand neural circuits within the raphe brain region in rodents performing emotional learning.


  Project Funders

BBSRC Standard Grant (BB/P003427/1)

  Funding Amount

£766,386 (UU: £234,964) - Joint funding with the University of Oxford

About the Project

The goal of this study is to use computational modelling, optogenetics and other techniques to understand neural circuits within the raphe brain region in rodents performing emotional learning. In collaboration with Prof. Trevor Sharp at the University of Oxford.


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