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15 October 2018: The health innovation system is ‘broken’ and failing patients

NHS patients are being let down by a global health innovation system which fails to deliver the treatments they need at prices that government can afford. More...

15 October 2018: Youngest in class more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD

Children who are the youngest in their classroom are more likely to be diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) than their older classmates, finds a new global study co-authored by UCL.  More...

12 October 2018: UCL Cancer Institute's breakthrough research celebrated at 10 year event

The groundbreaking research carried out by the UCL Cancer Institute has been celebrated at a special Royal Society event, marking its 10 year anniversary. More...

12 October 2018: Does climate vary more from century to century when it is warmer?

Century-scale climate variability was enhanced when the Earth was warmer during the Last Interglacial period (129-116 thousand years ago) compared to the current interglacial (the last 11,700 years), according to a new UCL-led study. More...

11 October 2018: E-cigarette use shifts towards lower socioeconomic groups

The use of e-cigarettes among smokers has shifted from more affluent early adopters to being used more widely across all socioeconomic groups, according to new UCL research. More...

11 October 2018: Creating virtual tumours to aid cancer drug delivery

A virtual modelling technique which can create highly detailed 3D models of individual cancerous tumours and simulate the delivery of drugs in order to predict their effectiveness has been designed by UCL scientists. More...

10 October 2018: UCL plays key role in new Commission on regional inequalities

An independent Commission into inequality in the UK has launched, which will see UCL academics examine the nature of inequalities across the regions and nations of the UK. More...

10 October 2018: Academics call for radical overhaul of religious education

State schools should stop teaching religion instructively and teach a broader curriculum of civic, religious, ethical and moral education (CREaM) instead, according to proposals by academics at UCL and University of Warwick. More...

10 October 2018: More young people abstaining from alcohol, and others drinking less

More young people are choosing not to drink alcohol, and many others are drinking less, according to a UCL research team. More...

9 October 2018: First patient trial will test new approach to treating Alzheimer’s disease

The first clinical trial of novel approach to modifying the progression of Alzheimer's disease has opened in London, led by UCL researchers. More...

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