21 June 2016: Simple reward-based learning suits adolescents best
Adolescents focus on rewards and are less able to learn to avoid punishment or consider the consequences of alternative actions, finds a new UCL-led study. More...
17 June 2016: Launch of new clinical research facilities to advance cancer diagnostics and therapies at UCL/UCLH
The final stages of an £8.9 million award to advance cancer medical research facilities at UCL/UCLH, were celebrated with a launch event marking the implementation of new cancer genomics and imaging technologies that will support two world-class cancer research programmes. More...
14 June 2016: Heart drug could reduce diabetes related blindness
Researchers at UCL and Queen’s University Belfast have discovered that a drug originally developed to treat cardiovascular disease has the potential to reduce diabetes related blindness. More...
A new equation, showing how our happiness depends not only on what happens to us but also how this compares to other people, has been developed by UCL researchers funded by Wellcome. More...
The Sainsbury Wellcome Centre was officially opened on 23 May by Nobel Laureate Professor Eric Kandel. More...
13 June 2016: Predicting disease outbreaks using environmental changes
10 June 2016: Cancer drugs could target autoimmune diseases
19 May 2016: Genes for nose shape found
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