Archive of UCL News

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23 October 2013: UCL welcomes first Technology Entrepreneurship Fulbright Scholar

UCL has welcomed its first Fulbright Scholar for the university’s Masters programme in Technology Entrepreneurship. More...

18 October 2013: Over £7 million for government data project

UCL is part of a consortium that has been awarded £7.6 million to provide academic researchers with access to government data. More...

17 October 2013: Archaeologists rediscover the lost home of the last Neanderthals

A record of Neanderthal archaeology, thought to be long lost, has been rediscovered by UCL scientists working in the Channel island of Jersey. More...

17 October 2013: Female hormones key to breast and ovarian cancer in BRCA gene carriers

Researchers announced today in the journal Lancet Oncology that they are well on the way to discovering why women with the faulty genes BRCA1 and BRCA2 develop breast and ovarian cancer rather than other cancers. More...

17 October 2013: Human evolution driven by climate change

Early human evolution was driven by short pulses of rapid environmental change in East Africa, according to new research from academics at UCL and The University of Manchester. More...

16 October 2013: UCL students raise money for doctors in developing countries

UCL students are raising money for Medic to Medic, a pioneering scheme which aims to support health workers in developing countries through education. More...

16 October 2013: One in 2,000 of UK population carries variant CJD proteins 

One in 2,000 people in the UK are estimated to be carrying variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD) proteins, according to a study led by Professor Sebastian Brandner (UCL Institute of Neurology). More...

15 October 2013: Mistakes win prizes in new competition

A new competition asks medical professionals, people with diabetes and members of the general public to enter a competition to share their mistakes. More...

15 October 2013: New AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership announced for arts & humanities postgraduates

UCL (University College London), King’s College London, and the School of Advanced Study, University of London (SAS) have today announced that they have been awarded over £18 million by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to form the London Arts and Humanities Partnership (LAHP); a joint venture between the three institutions.  More...

15 October 2013: UCL to lead new Centre for Doctoral Training

UCL is leading one of seven new national Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs) announced today by the AHRC.  More...

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