UCL in the media
11 December 2013: Dementia summit
Professor Martin Rossor (UCL Institute of Neurology) discusses dementia research and drug discovery at the G8 dementia summit, saying: "We need large numbers of researchers working together and we need data access." Listen: BBC Radio 4 You and Yours (from 22mins)
11 December 2013: Dementia funding
Professor Nick Fox (UCL Institute of Neurology) discusses dementia research and the work of the Leonard Wolfson Experimental Neurology Centre on the day of the G8 dementia summit. Listen: BBC R4 Today (from 1hr15mins) More: BusinessWeek
11 December 2013: New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors
Research from the UCL Institute of Archaeology features heavily in a new documentary about China's terracotta warriors. Watch: Channel 4 New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors
10 December 2013: Government advisers call for ketamine reclassification
Professor Val Curran (UCL Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology) comments on government plans to reclassify ketamine, saying: "It's got a very important role in medicine and has been around for 50 years." Listen: BBC Radio 5 Live
9 December 2013: Women scientists less likely to receive funding, study finds
British female scientists working to cure the world’s most infectious diseases
receive far less funding than their male peers, according to new research led by Michael Head (UCL Infection and Population Health). Read: The Independent, More: The Times (£)
8 December 2013: Newborn babies may be more developed than we think
8 December 2013: Why do we value gold?
5 December 2013: Cultural and educational hub to be built on London Olympics site
4 December 2013: Building on London’s scientific tradition
4 December 2013: Why being left handed can make you more successful
3 December 2013: Monkey Planet
3 December 2013: Rat study shows ancestral fear 'causes brain changes'
1 December 2013: Wagner: A Long-Running Cycle of Triumph and Despair
29 November 2013: Quarter of Brits suffer 'pavement rage'
27 November 2013: High sodium levels in drugs ‘put patients at risk’
27 November 2013: Committee meeting today on mad cow disease
27 November 2013: Modern life 'turning people off sex'
27 November 2013: Exercise in sixties boosts healthy ageing
26 November 2013: How can we end the male domination of philosophy?
26 November 2013: Shale gas no easy bonanza
21 November 2013: The idea of a university
20 November 2013: Nightwaves: The Gettysburg Address
20 November 2013: Light and Dark
19 November 2013: Economics explains our world – but economics degrees don’t