This is an historical archive of the activities of the MRC Anatomical Neuropharmacology Unit (MRC ANU) that operated at the University of Oxford from 1985 until March 2015. The MRC ANU established a reputation for world-leading research on the brain, for training new generations of scientists, and for engaging the general public in neuroscience. The successes of the MRC ANU are now built upon at the MRC Brain Network Dynamics Unit at the University of Oxford.

News- GABAA, slow: causes and consequences

In the February issue of Trends in Neurosciences (Vol. 34, issue 2), on pages 101-112, Capogna & Pearce review cell types, mechanisms and physiological role of slow phasic synaptic inihibition in the hippocampus. Article full text (PDF).