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The Nursing Team at the NIHR UCLH Clinical Research Facility (CRF) have won the Contribution to World Class Research Award at the 2020 UCLH Celebrating Excellence Awards.
The University of Oxford, in collaboration with AstraZeneca plc, today announces interim trial data from its ‘Phase 3’ trials which involved UCLH that show its candidate vaccine is effective at preventing COVID-19 and offers a high level of protection.
The team at UCLH, UCL and Mercedes HPP that developed a life-saving breathing device at the height of the pandemic has been shortlisted for the 2020 HSJ Award for Acute Innovation of the Year.
More ‘Generation Z’ boys and girls in the UK are dieting to lose weight than in previous generations, and are likely to overestimate their own weight, finds a new UCL-led study.
A three year plan to improve the health and lives of people living with obesity has been launched by the Obesity Empowerment Network (OEN UK), which was co-founded by the BRC’s Obesity theme lead Professor Rachel Batterham.
A simple new blood test that could speed up drug discovery for the treatment of a type of inherited ataxia has been developed by researchers from the Ataxia Centre at UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology and from Mayo Clinic in Florida.

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