Genetic study identifies a new form of congenital muscular dystrophy

A new form of congenital muscular dystrophy has been discovered which is caused by mutations in a previously un-linked gene.

First study into the safety of e-cigarettes seeks volunteers

The first study to closely follow toxicity markers in smokers who replace tobacco for e-cigarettes is seeking volunteers.

McColl’s stores help fund sudden cardiac death research

Cash raised at convenience stores across the UK during a Halloween charity campaign has led to a donation of £300,000 to researchers at St George’s University of London tackling sudden cardiac deaths in younger people.

Doctoral training studentships offered by new partnership

St George’s, University of London and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine have formed the London Intercollegiate Doctoral Training Partnership, which is funded by the Medical Research Council. 

Double award win for St George’s researchers

Two St George’s researchers have won prestigious awards from the British Pharmacological Society.