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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Drug removes Alzheimer’s trigger

Professor Sir Mark Pepys (UCL Medicine) has led the development of a new drug for Alzheimer’s disease which is ready to be tested on patients after it showed promising results in mice. Read: Times (£), More: Daily Express

Published: Feb 3, 2016 10:21:27 AM

HIV becoming resistant to key drug, study finds

A study led by Dr Ravi Gupta (UCL Infection & Immunity) has found that strains of HIV are becoming resistant to the antiretroviral drug, tenofovir, which is commonly used to prevent and fight the virus. Read: BBC News More...

Published: Jan 29, 2016 9:53:59 AM