A UCL mathematics student has found that the falling 'curtain' of chocolate in a chocolate fountain surprisingly pulls inwards rather than going straight downwards because of surface tension.
Published: Nov 25, 2015 10:20:18 AM
Athena Vision is focused on developing gene therapies for eye diseases based on research conducted at UCL.
Published: Nov 24, 2015 10:00:38 AM
The Medical Research Council is to fund researchers at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields Eye Hospital to conduct clinical trials into the use of a humanised monoclonal antibody to treat patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
Published: Nov 20, 2015 5:11:00 PM
In recognition of its “world leading contribution to the policy and practice of education with international reach around innovative social research” UCL Institute of Education (IOE) has been awarded a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education.
Published: Nov 19, 2015 5:30:05 PM
Dementia patients from more affluent areas in England are 27% more likely to be prescribed anti-dementia drugs than patients from poorer areas, finds a new UCL study of 77,045 dementia patients across the UK. This inequality was not seen in Scotland, Northern Ireland or Wales.
Published: Nov 19, 2015 10:33:00 AM