Clinical studies are set to start next year at UCL into the use of cells from the nose to repair damaged nerves in the spinal cord.
BRC-supported research has benefitted from an extra £13.5 million awarded to UCL to help advance clinical research.
Biomedical researchers and PhD students are invited to apply for grants of up to £3,000 to involve patients and the public in their research.
A BRC-supported project looking at a genetic mutation and whether it is possible to slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease has been funded as part of a £60m investment from the Medical Research Council (MRC).
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Nine in ten people would be willing to participate in research if diagnosed with a medical condition or disease, according to results published this week.
UCLH was the top recruiting site in a study that solved a long unanswered question about providing nutrition to critically ill patients.
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