University College London

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Organization: University College London
Country: UK

Top Publications

  1. pmc Explaining the impact of a women's group led community mobilisation intervention on maternal and newborn health outcomes: the Ekjut trial process evaluation
    Suchitra Rath
    UCL Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 10:25. 2010
  2. doi The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's grant-making programme for global health
    David McCoy
    Centre for International Health and Development, University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 373:1645-53. 2009
  3. pmc Prefrontal control of familiarity and recollection in working memory
    Eva Feredoes
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:323-30. 2010
  4. doi Measuring the strength of dermal fibroblast attachment to functionalized titanium alloys in vitro
    Catherine J Pendegrass
    The Centre for Biomedical Engineering, Institute of Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Science, University College London, Stanmore, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    J Biomed Mater Res A 92:1028-37. 2010
  5. doi The effects of income and education on ethnic differences in oral health: a study in US adults
    W Sabbah
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:516-20. 2009
  6. doi The Parkinson chimera
    Andrew J Lees
    Reta Lila Weston Institute for Neurological Studies, Institute of Neurology, UCL and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London
    Neurology 72:S2-11. 2009
  7. doi Respiratory function during infancy in survivors of the INNOVO trial
    Ah Fong Hoo
    Portex Anaesthesia, Intensive Therapy and Respiratory Medicine Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:155-61. 2009
  8. doi Aggregate predictions improve accuracy when calculating metabolic variables used to guide treatment
    Jonathan C K Wells
    Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:491-9. 2009
  9. doi United Kingdom acquisition of HIV infection in African residents in London: more than previously thought
    Fiona M Burns
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    AIDS 23:262-6. 2009
  10. doi Light drinking in pregnancy, a risk for behavioural problems and cognitive deficits at 3 years of age?
    Yvonne Kelly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 38:129-40. 2009

Research Grants

  1. DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION--COGNITION/MOTIVATION/MOOD IN PD
    Marjan Jahanshahi; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. Outcomes in congenital toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis
    Ruth Gilbert; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. PHASE IB TRIAL OF CYTOMEGALOVIRUS GLYCOPROTEIN B VACCINE
    Paul Griffiths; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. Socio-economic status and heterogeneity in aging
    Archana Singh Manoux; Fiscal Year: 2010
  5. Socioeconomic gradient in CHD in early old age
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2009
  6. Socioeconomic gradient in CHD in early old age
    MICHAEL G contact MARMOT; Fiscal Year: 2010
  7. English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Michael G Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2010
  8. SOCIAL AND OCCUPATIONAL INFLUENCES ON HEALTH AND ILLNESS
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2006
  9. English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    PROFESSOR SIR MICHAEL MARMOT; Fiscal Year: 2005
  10. ENGLISH LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF AGING
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. pmc Explaining the impact of a women's group led community mobilisation intervention on maternal and newborn health outcomes: the Ekjut trial process evaluation
    Suchitra Rath
    UCL Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 10:25. 2010
    ..The study demonstrated a 45% reduction in neonatal mortality in the last two years of the intervention, largely driven by improvements in safe practices for home deliveries...
  2. doi The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's grant-making programme for global health
    David McCoy
    Centre for International Health and Development, University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 373:1645-53. 2009
    ..The findings of this report raise several questions about the foundation's global health grant-making programme, which needs further research and assessment...
  3. pmc Prefrontal control of familiarity and recollection in working memory
    Eva Feredoes
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:323-30. 2010
    ..These results suggest that left IFG-based control may bias the influence of familiarity- and recollection-based signals on recognition decisions...
  4. doi Measuring the strength of dermal fibroblast attachment to functionalized titanium alloys in vitro
    Catherine J Pendegrass
    The Centre for Biomedical Engineering, Institute of Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Science, University College London, Stanmore, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    J Biomed Mater Res A 92:1028-37. 2010
    ....
  5. doi The effects of income and education on ethnic differences in oral health: a study in US adults
    W Sabbah
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:516-20. 2009
    ..Ethnic differences exist in oral health. However, the causes of the differences have not been adequately addressed. The objective of this study is to examine the effect of socioeconomic position on ethnic differences in oral health...
  6. doi The Parkinson chimera
    Andrew J Lees
    Reta Lila Weston Institute for Neurological Studies, Institute of Neurology, UCL and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London
    Neurology 72:S2-11. 2009
    ....
  7. doi Respiratory function during infancy in survivors of the INNOVO trial
    Ah Fong Hoo
    Portex Anaesthesia, Intensive Therapy and Respiratory Medicine Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:155-61. 2009
    ..Furthermore, results were compared to lung function of healthy infants...
  8. doi Aggregate predictions improve accuracy when calculating metabolic variables used to guide treatment
    Jonathan C K Wells
    Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:491-9. 2009
    ..Many prediction equations have been published, but validation studies have shown that these equations tend to have limited accuracy in individuals and many have significant average bias...
  9. doi United Kingdom acquisition of HIV infection in African residents in London: more than previously thought
    Fiona M Burns
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    AIDS 23:262-6. 2009
    ..HIV prevention interventions for Africans must focus on reducing transmission within the UK as well as addressing infections acquired abroad...
  10. doi Light drinking in pregnancy, a risk for behavioural problems and cognitive deficits at 3 years of age?
    Yvonne Kelly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 38:129-40. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether there was an association between mothers' light drinking during pregnancy and risk of behavioural problems, and cognitive deficits in their children at age 3 years...
  11. pmc Introduction of shared electronic records: multi-site case study using diffusion of innovation theory
    Trisha Greenhalgh
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Highgate Hill, London
    BMJ 337:a1786. 2008
    ..To explore the introduction of a centrally stored, shared electronic patient record (the summary care record (SCR)) in England and draw wider lessons about the implementation of large scale information technology projects in health care...
  12. doi Mapping causal interregional influences with concurrent TMS-fMRI
    Sven Bestmann
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK
    Exp Brain Res 191:383-402. 2008
    ..This can provide powerful new insights about causal interactions among brain regions in both health and disease that may ultimately lead to developing more efficient protocols for basic research and therapeutic TMS applications...
  13. pmc Relative risk of diabetes, dyslipidaemia, hypertension and the metabolic syndrome in people with severe mental illnesses: systematic review and metaanalysis
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free Campus, University College London Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 8:84. 2008
    ..We aimed to systematically assess studies that compared diabetes, dyslipidaemia, hypertension and metabolic syndrome in people with and without SMI...
  14. doi Knowledge and attitudes regarding electroconvulsive therapy among medical students and the general public
    Tara F McFarquhar
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J ECT 24:244-53. 2008
    ..It has been suggested that medical students are relatively unfamiliar with ECT. If they do hold the same misconceptions as the general public, there are implications for the future use of ECT...
  15. doi Bio-art: the ethics behind the aesthetics
    Frances Stracey
    Frances Stracey is at University College London History of Art, 39 41 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PD, UK
    Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 10:496-500. 2009
    ..Herein, I consider bio-art that goes 'under the skin' - in which DNA, cells or proteins are used as the media and means - to highlight the ethical implications of reducing life to art...
  16. doi The ethnic density effect on alcohol use among ethnic minority people in the UK
    Laia Becares
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:20-5. 2011
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  17. doi The struggle to establish a research culture in the psychotherapy hospital: reflections from the Cassel Hospital experience
    Marco Chiesa
    Research Unit and Outreach Service, The Cassel Service, Richmond, Surrey
    Bull Menninger Clin 73:157-75. 2009
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  18. pmc The effect of survey method on survey participation: analysis of data from the Health Survey for England 2006 and the Boost Survey for London
    Jennifer S Mindell
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:83. 2010
    ..This study examines the effects on survey and item response of the different survey modes...
  19. doi Multiple interactions of complement Factor H with its ligands in solution: a progress report
    Stephen J Perkins
    Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, University College London, London, UK
    Adv Exp Med Biol 703:25-47. 2010
    ..Overall, our results to date suggest that the FH interactions involving zinc and native CRP have the closest relevance for explaining the onset of AMD...
  20. pmc Neural dynamics of attending and ignoring in human auditory cortex
    Maria Chait
    UCL Ear Institute, London, UK
    Neuropsychologia 48:3262-71. 2010
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  21. doi Deprivation and the development of obesity a multilevel, longitudinal study in England
    Mai Stafford
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 39:130-9. 2010
    ..Evidence indicates that the rising trend in overweight and obesity may be stronger for people from more socioeconomically advantaged backgrounds...
  22. doi Fusion power: a challenge for materials science
    D M Duffy
    London Centre for Nanotechnology and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci 368:3315-28. 2010
    ..Areas where further research is necessary are highlighted...
  23. doi Molecular chaperones and protein-folding catalysts as intercellular signaling regulators in immunity and inflammation
    Brian Henderson
    Department of Microbial Diseases, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, 256 Gray s Inn Rd, London, WC1X 8LD, UK
    J Leukoc Biol 88:445-62. 2010
    ..The most fascinating aspect of molecular chaperones probably relates to evidence for their therapeutic potential in human disease, and ongoing studies are evaluating this potential in a range of clinical settings...
  24. doi Maternal smoking in pregnancy, adult adiposity and other risk factors for cardiovascular disease
    C Power
    UCL Institute of Child Health, UK
    Atherosclerosis 211:643-8. 2010
    ..To establish whether maternal smoking in pregnancy is associated with risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD) in mid-adulthood and whether associations are explained by postnatal influences...
  25. doi Beliefs underlying UK parents' views towards MMR promotion interventions: a qualitative study
    Benjamin Gardner
    Centre for Outcomes Research and Effectiveness, University College London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 15:220-30. 2010
    ..These are likely to represent important psychological barriers to or facilitators of the effectiveness of MMR promotion interventions...
  26. doi Cerebral and peripheral tissue oxygenation in children supported on ECMO for cardio-respiratory failure
    Maria D Papademetriou
    Biomedical Optics Research Laboratory, Department of Medical Physics and Bioengineering, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Adv Exp Med Biol 662:447-53. 2010
    ..Spectral analysis was performed on the oxyhaemoglobin data collected from these patients with the aim of comparing oscillations at range of frequencies appearing in the two measurement sites...
  27. doi The Flynn effect and memory function
    Sallie Baxendale
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Epilepsy, Institute of Neurology UCL, Queen Square, London, UK
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:699-703. 2010
    ..Verbal memory abilities appear to be relatively stable with no significant differences between the scores in the majority of age ranges. The ramifications for the clinical interpretation of these tests are discussed...
  28. pmc Spinal cord repair in MS: does mitochondrial metabolism play a role?
    O Ciccarelli
    Department of Brain Repair and Rehabilitation, Institute of Neurology, University College London, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neurology 74:721-7. 2010
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  29. doi Acquired, noncongenital thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura in children and adolescents: clinical management and the use of ADAMTS 13 assays
    Vickie McDonald
    Haemostasis Research Unit, Department of Haematology, University College London, UK
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 21:245-50. 2010
    ..Treatment of acquired disease requires PEX and usually immunosuppressive treatment. Rituximab appears to be an effective adjunctive treatment modality...
  30. doi Fast free-form deformation using graphics processing units
    Marc Modat
    Centre for Medical Image Computing, Department of Medical Physics and Bioengineering, University College London, London, UK
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 98:278-84. 2010
    ..This technology could be of significant utility in time-critical applications such as image-guided interventions, or in the processing of large data sets...
  31. doi Neural correlates of perceptual completion of an artificial scotoma in human visual cortex measured using functional MRI
    R S Weil
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neuroimage 42:1519-28. 2008
    ..Moreover, the persistence of signals associated with the target, even after perceptual completion had been reported, indicate the presence of a persistent representation of the now invisible target...
  32. doi The effect of feedback on non-motor probabilistic classification learning in Parkinson's disease
    Leonora Wilkinson
    Cognitive Motor Neuroscience Group, Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Neuropsychologia 46:2683-95. 2008
    ..Our results do not support the proposal that the striatum plays a specific role in probabilistic classification learning with feedback...
  33. ncbi Medical atlanticism
    C Booth
    Wellcome Centre for the History of Medicine, University College London, London, England
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 37:65-76. 2007
    ..Britain was to be greatly influenced by the example of first Germany, then the United Staes. Today, 'Medical Atlanticism' is an outmoded term since medicine has become global...
  34. pmc Minimally invasive treatment for liver and lung metastases in colorectal cancer
    Alice Gillams
    The Royal Free and UCL Medical School and UCLH, London WCIE 6BT
    BMJ 334:1056-7. 2007
  35. ncbi PAML 4: phylogenetic analysis by maximum likelihood
    Ziheng Yang
    Department of Biology, Galton Laboratory, University College London, London, UK
    Mol Biol Evol 24:1586-91. 2007
    ..The package is written in ANSI C, and runs under Windows, Mac OSX, and UNIX systems. It is available at -- (http://abacus.gene.ucl.ac.uk/software/paml.html)...
  36. ncbi Serum anti-Müllerian hormone and inhibin B in disorders of spermatogenesis
    Shanthi Muttukrishna
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 88:516-8. 2007
    ..Serum AMH and inhibin B are significantly lower in the men with nonobstructive azoospermia compared to the controls and the men with obstructive azoospermia, suggesting that these hormones could be markers of nonobstructive azoospermia...
  37. ncbi Investigation of in vivo measurement of cerebral cytochrome-c-oxidase redox changes using near-infrared spectroscopy in patients with orthostatic hypotension
    I Tachtsidis
    Department of Medical Physics and Bioengineering, Malet Place Engineering Building, University College London, Gower Street, London, UK
    Physiol Meas 28:199-211. 2007
    ..Further investigation is required to determine the clinical significance of the changes in [(ox)CCO]...
  38. ncbi Human herpesvirus 8 genoprevalence in populations at disparate risks of Kaposi's sarcoma
    Navdeep Kumar
    Oral Medicine and Special Needs, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, University of London, London, UK
    J Med Virol 79:52-9. 2007
    ..The higher-than-expected HHV-8 genoprevalence rate in blood donors requires further confirmation in view of its implications for post-transfusion HHV-8 transmission...
  39. ncbi Exploration of the psychophysics of a motion displacement hyperacuity stimulus
    Gay Mary Verdon-Roe
    Department of Visual Science, Institute of Ophthalmology, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:4847-55. 2006
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  40. ncbi Heat-shock protein 25 ameliorates calcium oxalate crystal-mediated oxidative stress in renal epithelial cells
    Amit B Patel
    Centre for Treatment and Prevention of Kidney Stone disease, Institute of Urology, University College London, UK
    BJU Int 98:1094-9. 2006
    ..To investigate whether the antioxidant protection attributed to small heat-shock proteins (sHSPs) affects calcium oxalate stone formation, a pro-oxidant disease...
  41. pmc The discovery of endogenous retroviruses
    Robin A Weiss
    Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, 46 Cleveland Street, London W1T 4JF, UK
    Retrovirology 3:67. 2006
    ..Here I recount some of the key observations in birds and mammals that led to the discovery of ERV, and comment on their evolution, cross-species dispersion, and what remains to be elucidated...
  42. pmc Tooth microstructure tracks the pace of human life-history evolution
    M Christopher Dean
    Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 273:2799-808. 2006
    ..Our own 18-20-year period of growth and development probably evolved quite recently after ca 17 million years of a more ape-like life-history profile...
  43. ncbi Automatic calculation of hippocampal atrophy rates using a hippocampal template and the boundary shift integral
    J Barnes
    Dementia Research Centre, UCL, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    Neurobiol Aging 28:1657-63. 2007
    ..4 GHz Intel Xeon server, whereas manual delineation of each hippocampal pair took approximately 90 min of operator-intensive labour. This method may be useful diagnostically or in studies where analysis of many scans may be required...
  44. ncbi Genetic neurological channelopathies
    Michael G Hanna
    National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London, UK
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 2:252-63. 2006
    ..The implications for accurate genetic diagnosis and therapeutic intervention are highlighted...
  45. ncbi Resolution of complex motion detectors in the central and peripheral visual field
    Peter J Bex
    Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, London EC1V 9EL, UK
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 23:1598-607. 2006
    ..However, such pooling limits the precision with which multiple looming objects can be discriminated, especially in the peripheral visual field...
  46. pmc Maternal and newborn-care practices during pregnancy, childbirth, and the postnatal period: a comparison in three rural districts in Bangladesh
    S Barnett
    UCL Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Health Popul Nutr 24:394-402. 2006
    ..The results suggest that maternal and newborn-care remains a cause of concern in rural Bangladesh. Short-term policies to promote healthy behaviour in the home are needed, in addition to the long-term goal of skilled birth attendance...
  47. pmc Adolescent development of the neural circuitry for thinking about intentions
    Sarah Jayne Blakemore
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N3AR, UK
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 2:130-9. 2007
    ..Although the same neural network is active, the relative roles of the different areas change, with activity moving from anterior (medial prefrontal) regions to posterior (temporal) regions with age...
  48. ncbi Reduced-intensity conditioning for allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation in relapsed and refractory Hodgkin lymphoma: impact of alemtuzumab and donor lymphocyte infusions on long-term outcomes
    Karl S Peggs
    Department of Haematology, Royal Free and University College, London, UK
    Br J Haematol 139:70-80. 2007
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  49. doi Glomerular expression of monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 is predictive of poor renal prognosis in pediatric lupus nephritis
    Stephen D Marks
    Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:3521-6. 2008
    ..Monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 (MCP-1) is upregulated and it recruits and activates inflammatory cells in murine lupus nephritis (LN)...
  50. ncbi Energy-dense, low-fiber, high-fat dietary pattern is associated with increased fatness in childhood
    Laura Johnson
    Medical Research Council Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:846-54. 2008
    ..Evidence for the dietary determinants of obesity in children is limited...
  51. doi The cost-effectiveness of long-acting reversible contraceptive methods in the UK: analysis based on a decision-analytic model developed for a National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) clinical practice guideline
    I Mavranezouli
    National Collaborating Centre for Women s and Children s Health NCC WCH, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London, UK
    Hum Reprod 23:1338-45. 2008
    ..However, their uptake is low in much of the developed world. This study aimed at assessing the cost-effectiveness of LARC methods from the British National Health Service (NHS) perspective...
  52. doi Phenotype associated with the H626P mutation and other changes in the TGFBI gene in Czech families
    Petra Liskova
    Division of Molecular Genetics, Institute of Ophthalmology, UCL, London, UK
    Ophthalmic Res 40:105-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate mutations in the transforming-growth-factor-beta-induced (TGFBI) gene in patients of Czech origin with autosomal dominant corneal dystrophies...
  53. doi Influence of saccadic adaptation on spatial localization: comparison of verbal and pointing reports
    Aurelio Bruno
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London, UK
    J Vis 7:16.1-13. 2007
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  54. doi Towards a sensorimotor aesthetics of performing art
    B Calvo-Merino
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience and Department of Psychology, University College London, 17 Queen Square, WC1N 3AR, London, UK
    Conscious Cogn 17:911-22. 2008
    ..Our results suggest a possible role of visual and sensorimotor brain areas in an automatic aesthetic response to dance. This sensorimotor response may explain why dance is widely appreciated in so many human cultures...
  55. ncbi Spatial differences of cellular origins and in vivo hypoxia modify contractile properties of pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells: lessons for arterial tissue engineering
    S M Hall
    University College London, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
    J Tissue Eng Regen Med 1:287-95. 2007
    ..Characterization of the mechanical response of spatially distinct cells and modification of their behaviour by hypoxia is critical for successful tissue engineering of major blood vessels...
  56. ncbi What is it that a neurobiological model of PTSD must explain?
    Chris R Brewin
    Subdepartment of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, London, UK
    Prog Brain Res 167:217-28. 2008
    ..The implications for neurobiological studies of PTSD are discussed...
  57. ncbi Conformational analysis of L-prolines in water
    Abil E Aliev
    Department of Chemistry, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ, United Kingdom
    J Phys Chem B 111:14034-42. 2007
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  58. ncbi Adaptation to experimental alterations of the operational sex ratio in populations of Drosophila melanogaster
    Max Reuter
    Department of Biology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Evolution 62:401-12. 2008
    ..We discuss these results with respect to reproductive evolution, genetic drift in natural and experimental populations, and consequences of natural sex ratio distortion...
  59. ncbi Insights in congenital hyperinsulinism
    Khalid Hussain
    London Centre for Paediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, UK
    Endocr Dev 11:106-21. 2007
    ..Despite huge advances in the last 10 years the mechanisms leading to hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia are still unknown in >50% of patients...
  60. ncbi Oral biofilms, periodontitis and pulmonary infections
    J S Brown
    Centre for Respiratory Research, Department of Medicine, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rayne Institute, London, UK
    Oral Dis 13:513-4. 2007
  61. ncbi Lung transplantation for cystic fibrosis
    Paul Aurora
    Cardiothoracic Transplant Unit, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, UK
    J R Soc Med 100:46-52. 2007
  62. ncbi Efficacy and tolerability of solifenacin in elderly subjects with overactive bladder syndrome: a pooled analysis
    Adrian Wagg
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Royal Free and University College School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 4:14-24. 2006
    ..The prevalence of OAB increases with aging; it is a particularly common condition among the elderly, affecting at least 25% of people aged > or = 65 years...

Research Grants62

  1. DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION--COGNITION/MOTIVATION/MOOD IN PD
    Marjan Jahanshahi; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  2. Outcomes in congenital toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis
    Ruth Gilbert; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  3. PHASE IB TRIAL OF CYTOMEGALOVIRUS GLYCOPROTEIN B VACCINE
    Paul Griffiths; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If a vaccine schedule can be identified which controls viral load, this will be recommended for a phase II placebo-controlled trial of clinical efficacy. ..
  4. Socio-economic status and heterogeneity in aging
    Archana Singh Manoux; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Research in this domain is crucial as positive health trajectories are related to higher quality of life, longer independence and considerably lower medical and social care costs. ..
  5. Socioeconomic gradient in CHD in early old age
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The wealth of data from midlife places Whitehall II in pole position to elucidate the contribution of inequalities in health and the mechanisms through which they operate in early old age. ..
  6. Socioeconomic gradient in CHD in early old age
    MICHAEL G contact MARMOT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The wealth of data from midlife places Whitehall II in pole position to elucidate the contribution of inequalities in health and the mechanisms through which they operate in early old age. ..
  7. English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Michael G Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  8. SOCIAL AND OCCUPATIONAL INFLUENCES ON HEALTH AND ILLNESS
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..NHLBI support is sought for key new measures at phase 7, continued follow up of the cohort, and for data analysis in support of our three specific aims. ..
  9. English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    PROFESSOR SIR MICHAEL MARMOT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..8. Provide these data in a convenient and timely way to the scientific and policy research community. 9. Continue to liaise closely with the HRS and other international studies to maximize the utility of ELSA data. ..
  10. ENGLISH LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF AGING
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..8.Provide these data in a convenient and timely way to the scientific and policy research community. 9.Continue to liaise closely with the HRS and other international studies to maximize the utility of ELSA data. ..
  11. Health disparities and aging in societies in transition
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The expected total size of the new study is 28,000 subjects. Analyses will examine cross-sectional outcomes, changes in health and functioning between the baseline and Wave II, and incidence of CVD and mortality since the baseline. ..
  12. CHANGES IN HEALTH: SOCIO-ECONOMIC STATUS AND PATHWAYS
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..city, state) International Centre for Health & Society DepC of Epidemiology & Public Health University College London 1-1!) Torrington Place London WC1E 6BT KEY PERSONNEL.SeeInstructionson Page 11...
  13. English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Michael G Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  14. ENGLISH LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF AGING
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..8. Provide these data in a convenient and timely way to the scientific and policy research community. 9. Continue to liaise closely with the HRS and other international studies to maximize the utility of ELSA data. ..
  15. Genetic Resources of the English Longit Study of Aging
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The repository will serve as the basis for the specified research questions and will provide genetic information for other studies concentrating on other research questions. ..
  16. SOCIAL AND OCCUPATIONAL INFLUENCES ON HEALTH AND ILLNESS
    PROFESSOR SIR MICHAEL MARMOT; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  17. ENGLISH LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF AGING
    PROFESSOR SIR MICHAEL MARMOT; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..4. To construct two waves of accessible and well documented panel data, and incorporate the HSE data. 5. Provide these data in a convenient and timely way to the scientific and policy research community. ..
  18. SOCIAL AND OCCUPATIONAL INFLUENCES ON HEALTH AND ILLNESS
    PROFESSOR SIR MICHAEL MARMOT; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The analysis of these individual differences in health will pay particular attention to women and ethnic minorities...
  19. ENGLISH LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF AGING
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..4. To construct two waves of accessible and well documented panel data, and incorporate the HSE data. 5. Provide these data in a convenient and timely way to the scientific and policy research community. ..
  20. Socio-economic status and heterogeneity in aging
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Research in this domain is crucial as positive health trajectories are related to higher quality of life, longer independence and considerably lower medical and social care costs. ..
  21. Social and Cognitive Components of Play in Autism
    JESSICA HOBSON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Such findings would have direct clinical significance for the focus and scope of social interventions to facilitate cognitive development among children with autism. ..
  22. EARLY EVENTS IN NEURAL AND HOMEOGENETIC INDUCTION
    Claudio Stern; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..D. To explore the possible roles of 6 newly-identified candidate secreted factors in the early steps of neural induction and homeogenetic induction. ..
  23. MECHANISMS OF ASSOCIATIVE MEMORY
    Peter Latham; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Successful completion of this project will provide us with experimentally testable predictions, predictions that can serve as a guide for investigating attractor networks in the nervous system. ..