A study co-led by Great Ormond Street Hospital’s research partner, the UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH), and the University of Oxford has identified a new way to heal a patient’s heart following a heart attack, representing an exciting step forward in regenerative medicine.
ITV has commissioned a new version of J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan with international pop star, singer/songwriter and actress Paloma Faith making a guest appearance as Tinker Bell, Academy Award nominee Stanley Tucci (Julie and Julia, Devil Wears Prada) playing the legendary Captain Hook and Laura Fraser (Breaking Bad, A Knight’s Tale) as Mrs Darling.
BBC Two’s BAFTA-nominated documentary, Great Ormond Street, is set to continue its unprecedented access into the world-renowned children’s hospital with a third series coming soon. It will once again follow doctors and families as they navigate life-changing decisions in treating the country’s most poorly children.
Parents of obese children may not be able to recognise that their child is overweight unless they are at very extreme levels of obesity, according to research led by London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and UCL Institute of Child Health, research partner of Great Ormond Street Hospital.
A new non-invasive prenatal test for Down’s Syndrome has been launched this week by Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), offering expectant mothers greater accuracy and a reduced need for invasive tests, which can lead to miscarriage.