Archive of UCL News

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12 February 2013: Graphene research chosen as EU Future Emerging Technology flagship

The European Commission has chosen the Graphene Flagship as one of Europe’s first 10-year FET flagship projects. More...

9 February 2013: Stress at work very unlikely to cause cancer

Work-related stress is not directly linked to the development of colorectal, lung, breast or prostate cancers, but can cause other contributing factors, according to a new study published on bmj.com
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9 February 2013: Doctors 'should give lifestyle advice' to cancer patients

More than 80 per cent of cancer patients’ close friends and family think that doctors should give their cancer patients lifestyle advice on eating habits, weight-loss and exercise, according to a new study in the British Journal of Cancer.
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8 February 2013: UCL projects nominated for digital humanities awards

Three projects from the UCL Centre for Digital Humanities (UCLDH) have been nominated for top international awards. More...

7 February 2013: Grant Museum of Zoology opens The Micrarium – a place for tiny things

A new space that celebrates microscopic members of the animal kingdom opens this week at the Grant Museum of Zoology, UCL. More...

6 February 2013: Obesity leads to vitamin D deficiency

Obesity can lead to a lack of vitamin D circulating in the body, according to a study led by the UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH). Efforts to tackle obesity should thus also help to reduce levels of vitamin D deficiency in the population, says the lead investigator of the study, Dr Elina Hypponen. More...

5 February 2013: UCL selected for green development programme

UCL has been selected by the Higher Education Academy to take part in the Green Academy change programme for 2013. More...

1 February 2013: New supplier and stalls for UCLU street food market

The monthly street food market in the UCL South Quad reopened on 30 January with new organisers and, most importantly, some delicious and exciting new stalls. More...

1 February 2013: £12.9m for UK Catalysis Research Centre

In an exciting joint venture, scientists from UCL will play a leading role in the development of a UK catalysis research hub. The initiative is a partnership between UCL and the University of Cardiff, the University of Bath and Queen’s University Belfast. More...

1 February 2013: UCL researchers win INCITE supercomputer award

UCL researchers investigating non-covalent bonding in complex molecular systems have been awarded time on leading US supercomputers worth an estimated £5.5m by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). More...

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