11 December 2013: Highly commended UCL Open Access Guide now available
UCL’s new Open Access (OA) Guide
is now available on the UCL Library Services website.
11 December 2013: New project explores using algae to produce speciality oils
A new UCL project is developing the idea that microalgae could provide more sustainable production of a wide range of useful oils – from omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids to lubricants to next-generation biofuels. More...
11 December 2013: Leading the world on dementia
The Prime Minister today called for a global effort to tackle one of the greatest challenges of our time: dementia. UCL scientists, working with clinicians at the university's partner hospitals, are at the heart of the battle to treat the condition. More...
11 December 2013: UCL takes the lead with £8.5m funding for dementia research
UCL has been awarded more than £8.5 million by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to help tackle the challenges associated with dementia. More...
9 December 2013: Two awards for academic health science centre paper
Professor Naomi Fulop (UCL Department of Applied Health Research), along with colleagues at the University of Oxford and King's College London, has won 'Best Public Sector Paper' and 'Best
Health Management Paper' at the 27th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM) Conference in Hobart, Tasmania.
5 December 2013: New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors
4 December 2013: Tuberculosis research project wins Times Higher Education award
4 December 2013: UCL confirms development plans to create a new higher education cluster on Olympic Park
28 November 2013: GREAT3 challenges researchers to find new methods for measuring weak gravitational lensing
27 November 2013: A gene mutation for excessive alcohol drinking found
27 November 2013: High salt levels in common medicines put patients at risk
26 November 2013: Survey examines changes in sexual behaviour and attitudes in Britain
26 November 2013: Summary of results from the 3rd National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles
22 November 2013: Queen’s Anniversary Prize awarded to UCL Biochemical Engineering
22 November 2013: Seven Centres for Doctoral Training funded across UCL
21 November 2013: Electronic prescribing in NHS hospitals patchy at best
19 November 2013: Tackling early socioeconomic inequalities as important as encouraging smoking cessation
18 November 2013: UCL top in research council income
18 November 2013: EPICure@19 checks health of premature babies born 19 years ago
14 November 2013: Resting pulse rates of UK children on the rise
12 November 2013: New UCL Centre for study of Decision-Making Uncertainty announced
8 November 2013: Tribute to Professor Hugh Gurling
7 November 2013: United Nations recognise climate adaptation project in Mozambique
7 November 2013: 100,000 UK volunteers invited to donate genome to science