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Spotlight on cancer research

Professor Nicholas Luscombe (UCL Genetics Institute) says computer scientists working in genomics need at least a basic understanding of biology. Read: Nature

Lib Dems take a more liberal approach to immigration

Professor Ian Preston (UCL Economics) runs a manifesto check on the Liberal Democrats' immigration policy. Read: The Conversation, More: The Conversation (2)

Increase in rickets linked to overuse of sunscreen

Professor Alastair Sutcliffe (UCL Institute of Child Health) says the overuse of sunblock could be a contributing factor to the increasing cases of rickets and vitamin D deficiency across the UK. Read: Scotsman, More: Telegraph, Nottingham Post

Lib Dems lack vision on early years and primary education

Professor Dominic Wyse (UCL Institute of Education) runs a manifesto check on the Liberal Democrats’ education policy. Read: The Conversation

Girls face 'sharp rise in emotional problems'

New research led by Dr Elian Fink (UCL Psychology & Language Sciences), in conjunction with the Anna Freud Centre, has found that emotional problems in girls aged 11-13 in England increased by 55% between 2009 and 2014. Read: BBC News, More: Times (£), Telegraph, Daily Mail, UCL News, Listen: BBC Radio 5 '5 live Breakfast' (from 39 mins 9 secs), More: BBC Radio 5 'Morning Reports' (from 4 mins 23 secs), BBC Radio 4 'News Briefing' (from 3 mins 27 secs), BBC London 94.9 'Breakfast' (from 1 hour 35 mins), BBC Radio 4 'Woman's Hour' (from 1 min 5 secs), Watch: BBC News

Le Pen family feud

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