Medical School

The main stairwell in the Cruciform Building. Formerly University College Hospital College, the building is now home to UCL's Medical School and the Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research.

Students who enter the UCL Medical School will enjoy the considerable advantages of being members of a world-class medical institution, with many opportunities for exciting specialist clinical attachments and special study components.

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Cell therapies

Dr Emma Morris (UCL Infection & Immunity) has been looking at the use of genetically engineered T Cells that can specifically recognise the protein WT1 - which is overexpresssed in leukemia. Listen: BBC Radio 4 'Today' (from 2 hours 46 mins)

Published: Dec 17, 2014 12:05:52 PM

Mary Rose's crew was riddled with rickets

A study led by Dr Jemma Kerns and Professor Allen Goodship (UCL Orthopaedics & Musculoskeletal Science) has used Raman spectroscopy to analyse the chemical composition of bones from sailors in the Mary Rose and found that rickets may have been prevalent throughout the crew. Read: Daily Mail, More: BBC News, The Economist, The News, Listen: BBC Radio Wales 'Good Morning Wales' (from 2 hours 54 mins)

Published: Dec 17, 2014 10:43:46 AM