A drug that has been used to beat alcohol and heroin addiction could be used to treat cancer, according to researchers.
Screening diabetes patients for damage to the blood vessels in their eyes, kidneys or nerves, could help doctors predict their risk of having a heart attack or stroke, new research has found.
St George's has climbed four places to a ranking of 24 for its medicine course in the Guardian's university league table.
No one knows how many newborns are dying each year due to antibiotic resistant infections, because of a lack of funding to research the issue fully, Professor Mike Sharland from St George’s, University London said.
People who grew up in working class families are more likely to suffer heart problems later in life even if their own socioeconomic status changes, says new research.
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