Drugs used to treat blindness-causing disorders could be successfully administered by eye drops rather than unpleasant and expensive eye injections, according to new research led by UCL scientists that could be a breakthrough for the millions worldwide suffering from age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and other eye disorders. More...
3 March 2014: World-class orchestras judged by sight not sound
World-class orchestras can be accurately identified by silent video footage of performances, but not through sound recordings, a UCL study has found. More...
26 February 2014: UCL and Dev Lab launch App Lab at Mobile World Congress 2014
UCL, along with its technology partner DevLab, is launching two new initiatives at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week - App Lab and UXCam. More...
26 February 2014: Climate change causes high, but predictable, extinction risks
Judging the effects of climate change on extinction may be easier than previously thought, according to a paper published today in the journal Nature Climate Change. More...
26 February 2014: Mother to child HIV transmission at record low in the UK
24 February 2014: Policies to green the economy must underpin UK recovery: new report
23 February 2014: Climate change won't reduce winter deaths
21 February 2014: Royal Tudor foundation stone rediscovered at UCL
17 February 2014: Why tackling appetite could hold the key to preventing childhood obesity
14 February 2014: Promising new treatment for respiratory syndrome
14 February 2014: Interactive map of human genetic history revealed
13 February 2014: Mathematical beauty activates same brain region as great art or music
12 February 2014: €3.5m to improve diagnosis of balance disorders
12 February 2014: IOE and UCL to consult on proposed merger
12 February 2014: Safer and more sustainable materials for manufacturing
7 February 2014: World class study in London exhibition - Singapore
6 February 2014: Brain asymmetry improves processing of sensory information
6 February 2014: UCL to benefit from £8.9m medical bioinformatics grant
6 February 2014: UCL and Big Data: funding announcement