Imperial College London

Imperial College London

A public research university with a focus on science, medicine, engineering, and business. It was founded in 1907 and is located in London, England.

Imperial College London is a London-based institute of higher education. It is a STEM-based university that offers educational programs for both undergraduate and postgraduate students and conducts research.

COVID-19

The college developed an RNA-based vaccine for COVID-19 during the pandemic. The vaccine was approved to be tested on animals where studies showed that the animals began producing antibodies that neutralized the virus after being given the vaccine. The college has received funding to continue developing the vaccine but has not been yet approved for human trials.

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Professor Alice P. Gast

President

Further reading

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Coronavirus: Early signs outbreak 'slowing' in UK, says Imperial College professor

Richard Williams

Web

March 30, 2020

Fighting coronavirus: Imperial researchers secure funds to help tackle COVID-19 | Imperial News | Imperial College London

Ryan O'Hare

Web

March 23, 2020

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A day in the life of Imperial

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Aarathi Prasad
April 10, 2021
the Guardian
Three senior academics in medicine, chemistry and physics share their experiences and thoughts on how to improve underrepresentation
Aarathi Prasad
April 10, 2021
the Guardian
Three senior academics in medicine, chemistry and physics share their experiences and thoughts on how to improve underrepresentation
Samuel Lovett
April 8, 2021
The Independent
Deaths from coronavirus are at their lowest level in six months, the latest figures show.
Sara C Nelson
April 8, 2021
HuffPost UK
It comes as data suggests the prevalence of cases in England dropped by around 60% from February to March.
Michael Le Page, Clare Wilson, Jessica Hamzelou, Sam Wong, Graham Lawton, Adam Vaughan, Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool
March 5, 2021
New Scientist
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Michael Le Page, Clare Wilson, Jessica Hamzelou, Sam Wong, Graham Lawton, Adam Vaughan, Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool
February 26, 2021
New Scientist
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Michael Le Page, Clare Wilson, Jessica Hamzelou, Sam Wong, Graham Lawton, Adam Vaughan, Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool
February 25, 2021
New Scientist
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Michael Le Page, Clare Wilson, Jessica Hamzelou, Sam Wong, Graham Lawton, Adam Vaughan, Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool
February 24, 2021
New Scientist
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Michael Le Page, Clare Wilson, Jessica Hamzelou, Sam Wong, Graham Lawton, Adam Vaughan, Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool
February 23, 2021
New Scientist
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Michael Le Page, Clare Wilson, Jessica Hamzelou, Sam Wong, Graham Lawton, Adam Vaughan, Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool
February 22, 2021
New Scientist
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Michael Le Page, Clare Wilson, Jessica Hamzelou, Sam Wong, Graham Lawton, Adam Vaughan, Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool
February 19, 2021
New Scientist
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Michael Le Page, Clare Wilson, Jessica Hamzelou, Sam Wong, Graham Lawton, Adam Vaughan, Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool
February 18, 2021
New Scientist
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Rowland Manthorpe
February 17, 2021
Sky News
Experts welcome the drop - but say the research "lays bare unacceptable socioeconomic and ethnic inequalities within our society".
Michael Le Page, Clare Wilson, Jessica Hamzelou, Sam Wong, Graham Lawton, Adam Vaughan, Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool
February 17, 2021
New Scientist
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Rowland Manthorpe
February 17, 2021
Sky News
The survey tested more than 85,000 volunteers between 4 and 13 of February to examine infection levels in the general population.
Laura Spinney
February 14, 2021
the Guardian
A pandemic is a moral and economic minefield. How should governments weigh up the difficult choices?
Laura Spinney
February 14, 2021
the Guardian
A pandemic is a moral and economic minefield. How should governments weigh up the difficult choices?
Michael Le Page, Clare Wilson, Jessica Hamzelou, Sam Wong, Graham Lawton, Adam Vaughan, Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool
February 12, 2021
New Scientist
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Michael Le Page, Clare Wilson, Jessica Hamzelou, Sam Wong, Graham Lawton, Adam Vaughan, Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool
February 10, 2021
New Scientist
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Georgina Ferry
January 29, 2021
the Guardian
Developmental biologist and science communicator with an enduring fascination for the beginnings of life
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