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Apply to have a stand at Research Open Day 10 April 2018

We are looking for stands for our Research Open Day this year as part of our NHS 70th birthday celebrations.

Facial expressions
Study reveals deficiencies in social signals in frontotemporal dementia 10 April 2018

UCL researchers have found that shrinkage of regions in the brain causes the loss of emotional awareness and difficulties with social interaction in patients with frontotemporal dementia.

NIHR release new standards for good public involvement 3 April 2018

The NIHR has published six new standards for PPI (patient and public involvement).

Potential genetic link to explain sudden infant death syndrome 29 March 2018

Researchers have for the first time linked the unexplained phenomenon of cot death to a genetic mutation.

Simple imaging technique could provide early diagnosis of a rare inherited neurodegenerative disorder 27 March 2018

A cheap, non-invasive test could be key in diagnosing the rare inherited disease Autosomal Recessive Spastic Ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay.

Liver transplant surgeons
Medics heroically swap three livers in 18 hours 20 March 2018

BRC funded research was behind the success of Royal Free surgeons who completed 18 hours of life saving surgery.