Latest research news
01 April 2022
UCLH is to work in partnership with University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust in a major digital health initiative in which researchers use data collected in acute care settings to improve patient care.
28 February 2022
The Clinical Research Facility at UCLH has been awarded £10 million in funding to deliver cutting edge early phase health research in areas including cancer and dementia.
20 January 2022
A third ‘booster’ dose of COVID-19 vaccine successfully raises antibody levels that neutralise the Omicron variant, according to laboratory findings from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) UCLH Biomedical Research Centre and the Francis Crick Institute.
17 January 2022
Adding the hormone therapy abiraterone to the standard treatment for locally advanced prostate cancer, where the cancer has a high chance of spreading, could halve the risk of death, according to the results of a trial at UCLH and UCL.
07 January 2022
A new CAR T-cell therapy developed by scientists at UCL has fewer ‘toxic’ side-effects and is more durable, targeting and killing cancer cells for longer, concludes a Phase 1 clinical trial of patients at UCLH.