New drug target to control onset of neurodegenerative diseases

Posted in Highlights from UCL, Medicine on 17th Feb, 2019
by Alex Muller

UCL researchers have discovered a new checkpoint that prevents a certain type of cell death from occurring.

People Are Zapping Their Brains to Boost Creativity. Experts Have Concerns

Posted in Medicine on 26th Sep, 2018
by Alex Muller

There's a gadget that some say can help alleviate depression and enhance creativity.

Molecule developed that helps target T-cells to fight brain cancer

Posted in Science on 8th Sep, 2018
by Alex Muller

T-Cell immunotherapy is a multi-billion dollar success. Companies are genetically engineering an individuals own immune cells to attack cancer.

AI Predicts Your Choice Before You Make Up Your Mind

Posted in Science on 5th Sep, 2018
by Alex Muller

Researchers have developed an artificial intelligence model, which can predict a persons choices before they have even made up their mind.

Largest Brain Study Identifies Drivers of Brain Aging

Posted in Science on 2nd Sep, 2018
by Alex Muller

The largest brain imaging study has evaluated scans of more than 30,000 individuals from 9 months old to 105 years to investigate factors that accelerate brain aging.