Welcome

In the Barker / Williams-Gray lab, at the John van Geest Centre for Brain Repair, we are researching the neurodegenerative diseases Parkinson's disease and Huntington's disease.

We run both clinical and laboratory based research focused on determining what causes these diseases and how we can improve the lives of patients living with them.

News

    • Vittoria visit

      December 13th, 2018

      Vittoria, from the laboratory of Elena Cattaneo, was in Cambridge today talking about what she has done with u

    • Showcasing research . . .

      November 19th, 2018

      In October along with ACT (Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust) we held an afternoon showcasing the ground-break

    • WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE A CONTROL TO HELP WITH OUR RESEARCH?

      June 22nd, 2018

      We are looking for healthy volunteers to take part in a number of thinking tasks on the computer and paper to

    • Roger ‘Fixing the Brain’.

      May 17th, 2018

      Last night (Wednesday 16th May) Roger spoke at Castle Bar in Cambridge discussing the topic “Fixing the

    • Roger’s LA visit

      May 17th, 2018

      Roger also visited LA this month discussing how best to take cell therapies forward for Huntington’s dis

    • Rogers visit to China

      May 17th, 2018

      Last week Roger visited China for a meeting titled ‘Stem cell crossroads’.