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Professor John Chad

Professor John Chad

Professor of Neuroscience

Research interests

  • Overall research interest is the processing and transformation of information within the nervous system in health and in neuropathologies
  • Organotypic neural cultures for studies of circuit development, neuronal function and neuropathology
  • Self-organisation and computational function of neurones and neural circuits

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Connect with John

Email: j.e.chad@soton.ac.uk

Tel: +44 23 8059 4292

Address: B85, East Highfield Campus, University Road, SO17 1BJ (View in Google Maps)

About

Dr. John Chad is Professor of Neuroscience at the Centre for Biological Sciences at the University of Southampton, UK, a member of the Institute for Life Sciences and a member of the Southampton Neurosciences Group. In 2002 he co-founded Capsant Neurotechnologies Ltd. commercialising research into neurodegenerative diseases. His background includes research as a Faculty Research Biologist at UCLA (1980-85) studying neuronal calcium signalling, and research at the Sandoz Institute for Medical Research (1985-1986). His research interests include the application of optics to neuroscience, control of neuronal excitability, neurodegeneration, neuronal self-organisation and neurocomputation.

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