A junk food diet can cause as much damage to the kidney as diabetes, according to a new study published in the journal Experimental Physiology. More...
19 May 2016: Genes for nose shape found
Genes that drive the shape of human noses have been identified by a UCL-led study. More...
Injecting mice with a UCL-discovered bacterium can reduce stress and inflammation, preventing them from developing PTSD-like conditions, finds a new international study led by the University of Colorado Boulder. More...
Approximately two children in each Year 1 class will
experience a clinically significant language disorder that impacts learning,
according to a UCL-led study on language impairment at school entry age.
Three UCL scientists have been elected as Fellows of the Royal Society in recognition of their outstanding contribution to science. More...
10 May 2016: Why bad experiences are remembered out of context
9 May 2016: UCL Drug Discovery Institute launch
5 May 2016: Time course of memory relocation revealed
29 April 2016: SLMS researchers elected as Fellows of Royal Society
26 April 2016: Meaning of brain scans for ‘pain’ called into question
18 April 2016: Brain caught ‘filing’ memories during rest
15 April 2016: Rescuing human light-sensors in childhood blindness
14 April 2016: Biggest library of bat sounds compiled
7 April 2016: Fruit flies live longer on lithium
6 April 2016: Toddlers’ eating habits may harm long-term health
31 March 2016: Cancer drug could treat blood vessel deformities
29 March 2016: Uncertainty can cause more stress than inevitable pain
24 March 2016: New Drug Shows Promise in Fighting Muscle Wasting Disease
24 March 2016: Wellcome Hub Project
24 March 2016: New drug shows promise against muscle wasting disease