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14 October 2011: UCL Provost named preferred choice for new NHS role

UCL President & Provost Professor Malcolm Grant was today named as the preferred choice to chair the NHS Commissioning Board by the Secretary of State for Health. More...

13 October 2011: UCL Marrow: Give a spit - save a life

UCL Marrow is the student branch of Anthony Nolan. They recruit healthy, young students onto the bone marrow register who might one day help save the life of someone with Leukaemia. The group are holding their first clinic of the year today in the Lewis's Building today from 12 noon until 3pm.
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12 October 2011: Time capsule buried under The Francis Crick Institute

A time capsule was buried yesterday under the site of The Francis Crick Institute by Francis Crick’s daughter Gabrielle. More...

10 October 2011: Brain rejects negative thoughts

Source: Wellcome Trust press release
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10 October 2011: London Science Festival at UCL

This year, UCL’s ‘Your Universe’ Festival of Astronomy is running in partnership with the London Science Festival 2011. For full listings including times, dates and UCL venues please follow the links below.
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7 October 2011: UCL and Water - BLOO UCL Week

10 – 14 October is BLOO UCL week, which is designed to raise awareness about water sustainability issues among the UCL community. The main event of the week is a real life scavenger hunt which takes place across the UCL campus and online. More...

7 October 2011: BLOO UCL Week 10 – 14 October

All this week, BLOO UCL will be raising awareness about issues surrounding water sustainability and UCL students are invited to play an active role. More...

6 October 2011: Everest expedition suggests nitric oxide benefits for intensive care patients

The latest results from an expedition to Mount Everest that looked at the body’s response to low oxygen levels suggest that drugs or procedures that promote the body’s production of a chemical compound called nitric oxide (NO) could improve the recovery of critically ill patients in intensive care. More...

5 October 2011: Solar Orbiter and Euclid space missions given go-ahead

UCL scientists and engineers are to provide instruments for two major space missions which have been selected by the European Space Agency (ESA). More...

4 October 2011: UCL Volunteering Fair – Thursday 6 October

UCL has one of the largest departments dedicated to volunteering in the UK and volunteering plays a large part in the student experience. This Thursday sees the UCL Volunteering Fair take place in the South Cloisters.
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