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Life Sciences May 21
Life Sciences
The cell types underlying schizophrenia have been identified in a genetic study that looked for commonalities among the different genes already linked to the condition, find researchers at UCL, Karolinska Institutet (Sweden) and University of North Carolina (USA).
Innovation May 21
Innovation

UCL President & Provost, Professor Michael Arthur, has been appointed as a member of the board of the League of European Research Universities (LERU) alongside Professor Karen Maex from the University of Amsterdam.

Medicine May 17
Medicine

Women with HIV are failing to get the support they need during menopause, according to a new study led by UCL.

Medicine May 16
Medicine

Older adults in England with fewer financial resources are more likely to develop dementia, according to new UCL research.

Life Sciences May 11
Life Sciences

A deadly fungus responsible for the devastation of amphibian populations around the world has spread from East Asia, according to new research led by scientists at UCL, Imperial College London and Zoological Society of London.

Life Sciences May 21
Life Sciences

An international study co-led by UCL has identified 133 genetic variants that could help predict the risk of developing glaucoma, the world's leading cause of incurable blindness.

Astronomy May 16

Stars in a galaxy 13.28 billion light years away formed only 250 million years after the Big Bang, finds a team of international astronomers led by groups at UCL and Osaka Sangyo University in Japan.

Media May 11
Media

Teenagers are far more likely to spend their time on social media and gaming after school than they are to be doing homework, according to a new UCL-led study.

Medicine May 11
Medicine

The largest study to-date on the DNA of ancient leprosy has revealed more strains of the debilitating disease were present in Medieval Europe, than previously thought.




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