11 February 2016: Blocking stress protein relieves chronic pain in mice
A group of drugs being developed to treat mood disorders could also relieve chronic pain, finds new UCL research funded by the Medical Research Council. More...
29 January 2016: Resistance to key HIV drug ‘concerningly common’
HIV drug resistance to tenofovir, an antiretroviral drug vital to most
modern HIV treatment and prevention strategies, is surprisingly and worryingly common
according to a large study led by UCL and funded by the Wellcome Trust.
27 January 2016: 1 in 10 suicide attempt risk among friends and relatives of people who die by suicide
People bereaved by the sudden death of a friend or family member are 65% more likely to attempt suicide if the deceased died by suicide than if they died by natural causes. This brings the absolute risk up to 1 in 10, reveals new UCL research funded by the Medical Research Council. More...
27 January 2016: UCL marks Holocaust Memorial Day
MP and shadow minister, Sir Keir Starmer, Holocaust survivor Mala Tribich MBE and Jewish Chaplain for London Universities, Rabbi Gavin Broder will attend a small commemorative ceremony at the UCL Centre for Holocaust Education today to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. More...
26 January 2016: Epilepsy drug could protect nerves from damage in MS
An epilepsy drug could lead to a new treatment that protects nerve damage in MS patients, according to research published in the Lancet Neurology. More...
21 January 2016: UCL recognised at launch of new Race Equality Charter
20 January 2016: UCL launches free online dementia course
12 January 2016: UCL launches free online course examining global social media impact
22 December 2015: Early chemotherapy improves survival for men with prostate cancer
4 December 2015: GM mice reveal the secret to a painless life
27 November 2015: Research reveals how specific diet works to help epilepsy
25 November 2015: Reaction to Spending Review and Autumn Statement from around UCL
25 November 2015: UCL Laws strengthens international links through scholarship programme
20 November 2015: New target for macular degeneration gets funding for clinical trials
19 November 2015: Queen’s Anniversary Prize awarded to UCL Institute of Education
19 November 2015: Poorer dementia patients in England less likely to be prescribed drugs
19 November 2015: Grant Museum wins Love London Time Out Award
18 November 2015: Developing molecular diagnostics for pneumonia in hospitals
14 November 2015: UCL statement: Paris attacks
10 November 2015: Changes in humour an early sign of dementia