Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine - Barts and The London


E-cigarettes more effective than nicotine replacement therapies, finds major UK clinical trial

E-cigarettes are almost twice as effective as nicotine replacement treatments, such as patches and gum, at helping smokers to quit, according to a clinical trial led by Queen Mary University of London.

Date added: Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Professor Jack Cuzick wins ASCCP2019 Abstract Award

The American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology has awarded their prize for the  Best Overall Scientific Abstract 2019 to Professor Jack Cuzick and his co-authors.

Date added: Monday, April 1, 2019

Consumers misled on honey

Consumers misled on honey and so-called healthier syrups, despite them being officially categorised the same way as table sugar

Date added: Friday, May 3, 2019

The 17th Wolfson Lecture "Clinical Applications of Genomic Medicine - what can we realistically expect?"

Professor Hugh Watkins (Radcliffe Department of Medicine, University of Oxford)

Date added: Friday, May 31, 2019

Professor Feng He receives 2019 WHL Excellence Award

Date added: Wednesday, June 5, 2019

BBC interviews Louise Cadman on HPV self-sampling

Date added: Friday, June 7, 2019

Professor Graham MacGregor awarded CBE

Date added: Monday, June 10, 2019

Salt intake in China among highest in the world for the past four decades

Salt intake in China is confirmed to be among the highest in the world, with adults over the past four decades consistently consuming on average above 10g of salt a day, which is more than twice the recommended limit, according to new research led by Queen Mary University of London.

Date added: Friday, July 19, 2019