An artificial intelligence (AI) system, which can recommend the correct referral decision for more than 50 eye diseases, as accurately as experts has been developed by UCL, DeepMind Health and Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
Published: Aug 13, 2018 5:52:23 PM
People in Nordic countries, North America, Australia, and New Zealand have the best spatial navigational abilities, according to a new study led by UCL and the University of East Anglia.
Published: Aug 9, 2018 4:11:21 PM
Researchers at UCL and the University of Nottingham have mapped the brain’s language area in the first study of human cognition using a new generation of brain scanner that can be worn like a helmet.
Published: Aug 8, 2018 4:55:23 PM
Rates of dementia diagnosis are higher among black ethnic groups compared to white and Asian groups in the UK, a new UCL-led study has found.
Published: Aug 8, 2018 11:10:42 AM
Feeling stressed or anxious makes people more able to process and internalise bad news, finds a new UCL-led study.
Published: Aug 7, 2018 2:04:00 PM
Three UCL scientists turned authors have been shortlisted for the prestigious Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize 2018.
Published: Aug 3, 2018 3:14:49 PM
Leading UCL neuroscientist Professor Olga Ciccarelli has been awarded a Research Professorship, the highest honour granted by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR).
Published: Aug 3, 2018 3:10:51 PM
Thinner retinas in the human eye are a clear sign a person is at significant and increased risk of future mental decline, a UCL-led study has concluded.
Published: Jul 24, 2018 3:50:56 PM
Eye drops containing a derivative of turmeric reduce the loss of retinal cells in rats, finds a new study led by UCL and Imperial College London researchers.
Published: Jul 23, 2018 6:06:48 PM
The UK Dementia Research Institute (UK DRI) has officially opened its hub facility at UCL, marking the "beginning of the end for dementia".
Published: Jul 23, 2018 2:18:20 PM
To celebrate 70 years of the National Health Service, researchers and clinicians from across UCL have spoken about what the NHS means to them and how their work impacts the nation’s health.
Published: Jul 5, 2018 1:17:30 PM
Sound and object motion can be used to change perceptions about body size, according to a new study by an international team involving UCL researchers.
Published: Jun 28, 2018 10:14:25 AM
Listening to audiobooks elicits a more intense physiological and emotional reaction than watching films or television, according to a new UCL study.
Published: Jun 21, 2018 1:41:30 PM
A new smart app designed to improve the reading ability of people who have suffered a stroke provides ‘significant’ improvements, a UCL study has found.
Published: Jun 18, 2018 9:58:08 AM
People with type 2 diabetes are 32% more likely to develop Parkinson’s disease than those without diabetes, finds a new study by UCL, University of Oxford and Queen Mary University of London researchers.
Published: Jun 14, 2018 11:04:46 AM