Press Releases

  • Neurological Foundation

    Adrienne Kohler, communications manager for the Neurological Foundation and Dr Bronwen Connor, an Associate Professor in Pharmacology and head of the Neural Repair and Neurogenesis laboratory at the University of Auckland appeared on Media 7 to discuss media coverage of stem cell treatments clincs.

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  • Neurological Foundation

    The Neurological Foundation of New Zealand fully supported Peter Jackson’s and Fran Walsh’s decision to donate money to stem cell research at the University of California.

    “Mr Jackson obviously recognises the crucial need to fund this type of research and we respect his decision to support the facility of his choice,” said Neurological Foundation executive director Max Ritchie.

  • Neurological Foundation

    Otago research teams investigating different aspects of learning and memory are among grant recipients in the Neurological Foundation’s latest funding round announced on July 4.

    Inner ear disorders can cause memory problems

    A Neurological Foundation grant announced on July 4 has come at a crucial point for a team of Otago University researchers.

  • Neurological Foundation

    The Neurological Foundation and the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences will be co-sponsoring a Neurological Open Day at the Grafton campus on Saturday March 17.

    The event will be part of International Brain Awareness Week, which runs from March 12 to 18 2007.

    The day will feature exhibitions from all facets of neurology, including the latest research, clinical advances, education, support services, careers and brain health advice.

  • Neurological Foundation

    New Zealand researchers have gained international recognition for a study that uses Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) to detect brain injury in very preterm infants.