UCL research is behind the first successful gene therapy trial to treat haemophilia A, the most common type of the disease.
Published: Dec 15, 2017 1:22:11 PM
Over one-third of people aged over 75 show evidence of having severe chronic kidney disease, according to research from UCL published in the latest NHS Digital Health Survey for England. By comparison, only 5 per cent of adults of that age reported that they had been diagnosed with chronic kidney disease by a doctor.
Published: Dec 14, 2017 5:44:00 PM
A UCL-led research team has identified a rare mutation that causes one family to have unusually low sensitivity to pain.
Published: Dec 14, 2017 11:58:52 AM
Rich and poor children continue to go to different schools in many countries despite government efforts to encourage them to learn together and reduce the achievement gap, according to new research from UCL.
Published: Dec 12, 2017 2:47:10 PM
The first drug targeting the cause of Huntington’s disease was safe and well-tolerated in its first human trial led by UCL scientists. It successfully lowered the level of the harmful huntingtin protein in the nervous system.
Published: Dec 11, 2017 12:11:46 PM