Vaccinia virus, a poxvirus closely related to smallpox and monkeypox, tricks cells it has infected into activating their own cell movement mechanism to rapidly spread the virus in cells and mice, according to a new UCL-led study.
Published: Nov 12, 2018 5:02:04 PM
The Orwell Lecture 2018, held annually at UCL, will be delivered by author Kamila Shamsie, on the question of ‘citizenship, migration and the transformation of rights into privileges’.
Published: Nov 9, 2018 2:51:50 PM
On Sunday November 11 it will be one hundred years since the signing of the armistice that ended the First World War.
Published: Nov 8, 2018 5:11:11 PM
UCL spinout Orchard Therapeutics, a biotechnology company dedicated to transforming the lives of patients with rare disorders through innovative gene therapies, has raised $225 million (£173 million) through its initial public offering.
Published: Nov 8, 2018 12:53:51 PM
UCL is today launching a new Cities partnerships Programme (CpP) to invest in and extend research and teaching collaborations in multiple city locations around the world – with Rome and Paris named as the first two cities.
Published: Nov 8, 2018 9:25:35 AM