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Ambrisentan

Ambrisentan belongs to a group of medicines called ‘endothelin receptor antagonists’. It is prescribed at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) to treat pulmonary hypertension (high blood pressure in the blood vessels in the lungs).

Intracranial dermoid cysts

A dermoid cyst is a sac-like growth that is present at birth, containing structures such as hair, fluid, teeth or skin glands. This page from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains the causes, symptoms and treatment of intracranial (inside the skull) dermoid cysts and where to get help. 

Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH)

Congenital adrenal hyperplasia is group of inherited conditions that are present at birth (congenital) where the adrenal gland is larger than usual (hyperplasia). This page from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains about the medical condition congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) and what to expect when your child comes to GOSH for assessment and treatment.

Autoimmune encephalitis

Autoimmune encephalitis is a group of rare neurological condition causing inflammation of the brain. This page from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains the causes, symptoms and treatment of autoimmune encephalitis and where to get help.

Debbie Sell

Dr Debbie Sell is a Senior Research Fellow in the Centre for Outcomes and Experience Research in Children’s Health, Illness and Disability (ORCHID), and is a Speech and Language Therapist.

GOSH’s groundbreaking gene therapy research to feature in Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

Professor Bobby Gaspar, who has pioneered gene therapy research at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for the last 20 years, was a special guest at the Royal Institution Christmas lectures this year. 

GOSH hosts celebration for Year of Zayed

In celebration of the Year of Zayed, Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health (ICH) welcomed a delegation from the Government of Abu Dhabi this week. This year celebrates 100 years since the birth of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Founding Father of the UAE. 

Eureka@UCL is presents: Health Economics for Translational Research

This free afternoon event aims to give an introduction for PhD students, early and mid career translational researchers in using health economic analysis. This will cover the basic principles of health economics, how you can effectively plan research and grants to include health economic analysis. This day will be supported by case studies from around UCL and London to show how this has happened in both clinical and non clinical settings.