26 April 2016: Meaning of brain scans for ‘pain’ called into question
Patterns of brain activity thought to show pain responses have been called into question after researchers from UCL and the University of Reading saw such patterns in rare patients born without a sense of pain. More...
Safer precision radiotherapies that will be able to cure more cancers with fewer side-effects will be available within five years under ambitious new plans for research and treatment at the UCL Cancer Institute and University College London Hospitals (UCLH) NHS Foundation Trust. More...
The school a girl attends can affect her chance of being diagnosed with an eating disorder, finds a new study co-authored by UCL researchers. The results are published in the International Journal of Epidemiology. More...
18 April 2016: Brain caught ‘filing’ memories during rest
Memories formed in one part of the brain are replayed and transferred to a different area of the brain during rest, according to a new UCL study in rats. More...
Congratulations to Dr Nick Lesica from UCL Ear Institute who has been awarded a Senior Fellowship in Basic Biomedical Science by the Wellcome Trust which will last for five years. More...
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
22 March 2016: UCL excels in QS World University Subject Rankings
16 March 2016: UCL winners at 2016 Wellcome Image Awards
10 March 2016: Grid cells’ role in human imagination revealed
10 March 2016: Pregnant women support first maternal gene therapy trial
9 March 2016: UCL researchers take their research to parliament
4 March 2016: Tumours contain the seeds of their own destruction