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International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2021

11 Feb 2021, 10:39 a.m.

Carrying out research into the best way to fight children’s illnesses has been one of our main ambitions ever since GOSH opened in 1852. We wanted to take this opportunity of International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2021 to highlight just som…

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GOSH statement regarding a former member of staff

6 Feb 2021, 9:59 a.m.

A spokesperson for Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) said: "These are awful charges and since the case is ongoing, there are legal restrictions on what we can say at this time.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) – information for children, young people and families

20 Jan 2021, 11:29 a.m.

We understand that you might be worried about coronavirus – also known as COVID-19 – particularly if your child has a long-term health condition. This information sheet from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) sets out our advice and the action we are tak
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Ancient gene mutation found as the cause of rare hereditary condition for GOSH patient.

18 Jan 2021, 5:11 p.m.

UK scientists have found that a 7,000-year-old genetic mutation is responsible for a rare form of hereditary motor neuropathy (HMN).
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GOSH infection control scientist awarded in New Year’s Honours list

31 Dec 2020, 9:06 a.m.

A Healthcare Scientist at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children has been awarded a British Empire Medal (BEM) in this year’s New Year’s Honours list.
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Zog and the Flying Doctors

23 Dec 2020, 1 p.m.

For Christmas 2020, Scholastic has worked with staff at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) on the UK’s number one picture book pair Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler for a timely celebration of doctors, nurses, carers and hospital staff.
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