8 July 2014: Same genes drive maths and reading ability
Around half of the genes that influence how well a child can read also play a role in their mathematics ability, say scientists from UCL, the University of Oxford and King’s College London who led a study into the genetic basis of cognitive traits. More...
Insights into how cells move through the body could lead to innovative techniques to stop cancer cells from spreading and causing secondary tumours, according to new UCL research. More...
Schools from in and around London have used over 16000 lemons, 8000 oranges and 7000 limes in a day of frenzied lemonade selling that would rival The Apprentice as part of international Citrus Saturday. More...
and academics will discuss the current state of grammar and grammar teaching at
a conference today.
3 July 2014: Bio Bean wins £20,000 first prize in Santander Universities Entrepreneurship Competition
Bio Bean, the coffee grounds recycling company founded by UCL graduates Arthur Kay and Benjamin Harriman, has won a Santander Universities Entrepreneurship postgraduate award, including grant funding for their business of £20,000. More...
3 July 2014: UCL Academy students experience world of work at UCL
3 July 2014: Working with Camden Council to get children active
27 June 2014: Reef built by animals 550 million years ago discovered
20 June 2014: Fast-flowing gas curtails galaxy’s glow
20 June 2014: Limb regeneration: do salamanders hold the key?
19 June 2014: Queen’s Birthday Honours for the UCL community
19 June 2014: UCL and China: visit from Peking University delegation
19 June 2014: UCL comment on Lord Young's Enterprise for All report
18 June 2014: UCL and the Olympic Park: an update from Professor Stephen Caddick, Vice-Provost (Enterprise)
16 June 2014: Immune system implicated in dementia development
12 June 2014: UCL wins national public engagement award
10 June 2014: UCL and Chiesi Group announce partnership to develop a novel therapeutic for birth asphyxia