The study, conducted in mice, is the first to show that creatine uptake is critical to the anti-tumor activities of what is known as killer T cells, the foot soldiers of the immune system.
A new method used to study planets’ geochemistry implies that Earth is not unique.
Smith will receive the campus’s highest honor on Nov. 8 during a ceremony and concert at the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.
UCLA research identifies a potential strategy that may lead to treatment for the disorder.
Comet 2I/Borisov is the first interstellar comet to be observed by astronomers.
In most people with chronic myelogenous leukemia, cancerous stem cells remain in the body for years after remission, and the cancer can recur.
The discovery may help lead to a new understanding of mitochondria’s roles in aging, disease and medical complications, the UCLA researchers said.
The museum welcomed cultural and civic leaders, artists, collectors, patrons of the arts and entertainment world notables to the 17th annual Gala in the Garden.
When reviewers were subspeciality-trained, misclassification rates were the lowest.
Everyone in the campus community is advised to put safety first in determining whether or not to make today’s commute to UCLA.
As the nation heads into another contentious presidential campaign, what will drive voters’ choices?
The lack of coordination among doctors, social workers and other health providers has been one of the health system’s longstanding challenges.
The finding suggests that predicting how a person’s cancer will evolve may lie in their inherited genetic material.
The analysis suggests that individuals who are unsheltered are far more likely to encounter problems and that the problems are exacerbated the longer they are unsheltered.
CicLAvia—Heart of L.A. will feature a wide range of UCLA-related activities, with current Bruins and and talented alumni contributing to the festivities.
The approach could eventually be useful not only for treating cancer, but also for lipid metabolism-related conditions like diabetes.
The “UCLA: Our Stories, Our Impact” exhibit featuring commissioned portraits from activist artists launches on campus today then will tour Los Angeles.
Cruz won the Pulitzer for drama in 2003 for his play “Anna in the Tropics.”
Findings of the research conducted in mice could inform the development of therapies that reduce the time it takes for people to recover from nerve injuries.
If skies are clear, viewers will be able to see the moon — approximately 240,000 miles from Earth — and its many craters in great detail.
The calendar includes more than a dozen performances by world-class student ensembles and special guest artists, as well as masterclasses and symposia.
Research brief: Blocking a protein could become a novel therapy for pulmonary fibrosis-pulmonary hypertension, which currently has no approved treatment.
The 48,000 square foot campus, designed with sustainable systems and materials, creates a true artist’s neighborhood.
Highlights include Bertolt Brecht’s “The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui,” the opera “Juana” — a collaboration with UCLA Opera and UCLA Philharmonia — and the rock musical Hair.
A separate grant of $3.3 million will fund a study on the effectiveness of text messages for helping people adhere to their treatment regimens.