The Brain Tumour Unit at the NHNN has become a ‘Tessa Jowell Centre of Excellence’ in recognition of its world class brain tumour service and research activity.
More than 31,000 women will be offered kits to carry out smear tests in the privacy of their own homes as part of a UCL-sponsored trial
UCL researchers have been awarded nearly £10 million to look at ‘long-covid’
Researchers at UCLH, UCL and the Francis Crick Institute have embarked on a new study to understand more about how and why people are vulnerable to infection with SARS-CoV-2.
Researchers have begun a trial looking at whether a drug can slow progression of the devastating neurodegenerative condition Multiple System Atrophy (MSA).
A study has highlighted which factors put people with rheumatic diseases – such as arthritis and lupus – at higher risk of death from Covid-19.
The BRC is part of a new collaboration to accelerate cancer research, translating scientific discoveries into tangible benefits for patients.
A third of people who took a new drug for treating obesity lost more than one-fifth of their total body weight, according to a major global study supported by the BRC.
UCLH has dosed the first UK participants in a study looking at alternating doses of different Covid-19 vaccines.
The world’s first COVID-19 vaccine study researching alternating doses and intervals of approved vaccines is taking place at UCLH.
UCLH has recruited the first European participant to a trial looking at treating non-hospitalised Covid-19 patients with the drug remdesivir.
Researchers and children have produced a short animation explaining gene therapy.
Simple vision tests can predict which people with Parkinson’s disease will develop cognitive impairment and possible dementia 18 months later.
UK scientists have found that a 7,000-year-old genetic mutation is responsible for a rare form of the progressive condition hereditary motor neuropathy (HMN).
Around 1 in 250 women may experience consciousness during pregnancy-related surgery under general anaesthesia, according to a national study which sheds light on why this occurs.