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Elevated risk of Parkinson’s disease among people with type 2 diabetes appears to be reduced by some medications used to treat their diabetes, finds a new study led by UCL researchers.
Researchers have reported for the first time on a patient who developed sudden irreversible hearing loss after being hospitalised for Covid-19.
UCLH has recruited the first patient to a trial that will look at whether giving blood plasma to patients hospitalised with severe Covid-19 infection can reduce illness severity and mortality.
UCLH is the first site to recruit a patient to a national urgent public health study analysing viral genomic data in real time to reduce the spread of Covid-19 in hospitals.
Researchers have identified an immune response detectable in the blood of patients with Covid-19 that could be used to determine whether a patient with the virus will develop severe lung complications.
UCLH’s long Covid-19 clinic was featured on BBC News and ITV News this week.