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An evolutionarily ancient and tiny part of the brain tracks expectations about nasty events, finds new UCL research funded by the Medical Research Council. More...
Invertebrate numbers have decreased by 45% on average over a 35 year period in which the human population doubled, reports a study on the impact of humans on declining animal numbers. More...
A rare gene variant discovered by UCL scientists is associated with an increased risk of developing schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and alcoholism, confirms new research. More...
21 July 2014: Partners of miscarriage sufferers ‘ignored’
The partners of women who miscarry often feel invisible, ignored and sidelined during and after miscarriage – and unable to talk about their own feelings of loss and pain – according to new findings from UCL and the Miscarriage Association. More...
16 July 2014: Mobile games used for psychology experiments
Initial findings from one of the largest cognitive science experiments ever conducted have shown that mobile games can be used to reliably address psychology questions, paving the way to a better understanding of how cognitive function differs across populations. More...
16 July 2014: Pre-diabetes label ‘unhelpful and unnecessary’
11 July 2014: Drink less for a healthier heart
10 July 2014: Galton archive now online
8 July 2014: Same genes drive maths and reading ability
3 July 2014: Working with Camden Council to get children active
20 June 2014: Limb regeneration: do salamanders hold the key?
19 June 2014: Queen’s Birthday Honours for the UCL community
16 June 2014: Queen's birthday honours
16 June 2014: Immune system implicated in dementia development
6 June 2014: ‘Map of pain’ reveals how our ability to identify the source of pain varies across the body
30 May 2014: New Dean for UCL Faculty of Life Sciences
30 May 2014: Professor Christine Orengo elected member of EMBO
29 May 2014: UCL professor wins Kavli Prize in Neuroscience