5 December 2013: New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors
A new documentary to be broadcast on Channel 4 this weekend is largely based on research carried out by a team from the UCL Institute of Archaeology, in collaboration with colleagues at the Emperor Qin Shihuang's Mausoleum Site Museum in China. More...
4 December 2013: Tuberculosis research project wins Times Higher Education award
A UCL research and training project centered on a diagnostic test for tuberculosis (TB) won the Times Higher Education (THE) International Collaboration of the Year award at a ceremony in London last week. More...
4 December 2013: UCL confirms development plans to create a new higher education cluster on Olympic Park
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28 November 2013: GREAT3 challenges researchers to find new methods for measuring weak gravitational lensing
Think you can figure out a way to unlock one of the biggest secrets of the universe? The recently launched third Gravitational Lensing Accuracy Testing challenge (GREAT3) is giving researchers the opportunity to do just that. More...
27 November 2013: A gene mutation for excessive alcohol drinking found
UK researchers have discovered a gene that regulates alcohol consumption and when faulty can cause excessive drinking. They have also identified the mechanism underlying this phenomenon. More...
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
5 November 2013: New drug extends life in women with advanced ovarian cancer
5 November 2013: UK migration target “is not useful or appropriate”
30 October 2013: RNA build-up linked to dementia and motor neuron disease