23 October 2014: UCL awarded £13.5 million to advance medical research facilities
As part of the Clinical Research Infrastructure Initiative, UCL has been awarded £13.5 million for a number of projects to help advance clinical research. More...
23 October 2014: Simplifying TB treatments to improve patients’ lives
Ways to simplify treatments for tuberculosis (TB) to reduce drug resistance and make it easier for patients to complete their course of treatment have been trialled by two international groups involving UCL scientists. More...
23 October 2014: How glands expand to fight off disease
The same specialised immune cells that patrol the body looking for signs of infection also trigger the expansion of glands called lymph nodes, which are the control centres of our immune system, according to new research from UCL and Cancer Research UK. More...
22 October 2014: UCL space film evening at Stratford Picture House
UCL presents an evening of space exploration at Stratford Picture House to mark the upcoming release of Christopher Nolan’s new sci-fi blockbuster Interstellar. From 8pm on 28 October, a special screening of Danny Boyle’s sci-fi epic Sunshine will be accompanied with a talk from UCL solar researcher Jamie Ryan. More...
22 October 2014: Research Images as Art/Art Images as Research competition now open
UCL graduate students and academic staff are invited to submit their research images with aesthetic and artistic appeal for this year’s 'Research Images as Art/Art Images as Research' Competition and Exhibition. More...
21 October 2014: UCL Council confirms UCL/IOE merger decision
21 October 2014: UCL research helps paralysed man to recover function
17 October 2014: Archaeology powered by communities: new crowd-funding platform
17 October 2014: Myelin vital for learning new practical skills
17 October 2014: Amphibians being wiped out by emerging viruses
16 October 2014: ZAP! Spacecraft discovers Saturn’s moon Hyperion is charged
16 October 2014: Leisure time physical activity linked to lower depression risk
16 October 2014: UCL Cancer Institute in Channel 4 'Curing Cancer' documentary
14 October 2014: Stenting safe and effective for long-term stroke prevention
14 October 2014: Oral health problems in elite athletes ‘must be addressed’
13 October 2014: Head of NASA visits UCL Academy
9 October 2014: Urgent problems with all student email
6 October 2014: New web privacy system could revolutionise the safety of surfing
3 October 2014: UCL gets £15M to train the next generation of bioscientists
2 October 2014: UCL hosts first Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centres (GCEC) Conference to be held in Europe
1 October 2014: UCL entrepreneur launches Kickstarter campaign for concept store
25 September 2014: Interactive website helps lower-income smokers to stop smoking
24 September 2014: Modest effect of statins on diabetes risk and bodyweight related to mechanism of action