UCL Population Health Sciences



The Faculty has a strong record of forming start-up companies, for example in using innovative cell and gene therapies against genetic diseases and cancer. We work with UCLB - the commercialisation company of UCL and its partner NHS Trusts to develop, launch and support start-up companies. We bring to market truly world-leading, world-changing technologies, innovations that have a real and positive impact on people's lives.
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UCL researchers help reduce risk of excess weight gain in childhood with new programme

Researchers from UCL’s Institute of Child Health are helping to reduce obesity risk in children with an innovative new healthy lifestyle programme.  

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UCL spinout pioneers rare disease gene therapy to treat children with severe genetic disorders

Orchard Therapeutics, a UCL spinout, is using stell cell gene therapy developed by academics to transform the lives of children with severe genetic conditions. 

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UCL alumni startup develops award-winning healthcare monitoring device

Startup business Your Cue, set up by two UCL alumni, has come up with a revolutionary new device that allows continuous vital monitoring of patients.