People with type 2 diabetes are physically
less able to recover from stress, finds a study by scientists at UCL and the University of Zurich, funded by the British Heart Foundation.
Published: Oct 22, 2014 10:50:00 AM
UCL Council has today (20 October) confirmed its decision that UCL should merge with the Institute of Education (IOE).
Published: Oct 21, 2014 12:20:31 PM
A man who was paralysed from the chest down following a knife attack can now walk using a frame, following a pioneering cell transplantation treatment developed by scientists at UCL and applied by surgeons at Wroclaw University Hospital, Poland. More...
Published: Oct 21, 2014 10:50:00 AM
UCL Institute of Archaeology and the British Museum are
asking for public help in conducting, designing and funding research about
archaeology, history and heritage.
Published: Oct 17, 2014 10:29:25 AM
New evidence of myelin’s essential role in learning and retaining new practical skills, such as playing a musical instrument, has been uncovered by UCL research. Myelin is a fatty substance that insulates the brain's wiring and is a major constituent of ‘white matter’. It is produced by the brain and spinal cord into early adulthood as it is needed for many developmental processes, and although earlier studies of human white matter hinted at its involvement in skill learning, this is the first time it has been confirmed experimentally. More...
Published: Oct 17, 2014 9:10:16 AM
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