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19 Dec

Glaucoma drug may have potential to treat Alzheimer’s disease

by Benedetta Biffi
News

Researchers at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology have found that a drug used to treat glaucoma may have potential to treat Alzheimer’s disease. Published in Cell Death and Disease, the study found that the drug brimonidine, which is routinely ...

19 Dec

Machine learning approach allows for differentiation between MS and neuromyelitis optica

by Benedetta Biffi
News

Researchers were able to differentiate neuromyelitis optica from multiple sclerosis (MS) on MRI scans of patients’ gray matter thanks to a machine learning approach. Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMO), or Devic’s disease, is oft...

13 Dec

Revolutionary X-ray technology developed

by Benedetta Biffi
News

UCL scientists have successfully developed a new X-ray imaging technology that has the potential to benefit society through life-saving applications in security and healthcare. The research group is led by Professor Sandro Olivio, CDT supervis...

09 Nov

New to UCL Survey

by Benedetta Biffi
News

Are you new to UCL? Tell us about your experience so far and you could win £500. As a new student at UCL, it’s important that you receive the information and support you need to settle in and begin your studies. Please take 10 minutes t...

08 Nov

Meet our new Cohort of CDT Research Students

by Benedetta Biffi
News

Our new student profiles for our 2016 intake of CDT students is now ready to view. Make sure you take a moment to visit the Student Profile pages to meet our newest recruits! View all Students on the CDT

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