Researchers will study the DNA of endangered and threatened animals and plants to help preserve species and learn which are most vulnerable to climate change.
Research brief: The study, involving more than 500 people, was nearly 10 times the size of any previous study of 22q11.2 deletion syndrome.
Does the physicist’s theory tell the full story? A detailed analysis of a star’s orbit near supermassive black hole gives a look into how gravity behaves.
The research addresses a longstanding question: Why does the moon have so much less ice than Mercury, despite their similar surface conditions?
When fathers are involved in the care of their children, men and women are more upset about infidelities, according to the UCLA-led cross-cultural research.
Programs on mindfulness — the practice of using meditation to tap into emotions, thoughts and sensations — also may be beneficial for stress relief.
The study opens the door to research that could determine which bacteria need to be “turned down” to limit their negative effects in transplant patients.
It’s the “highest-achieving admitted class in UCLA history,” said Youlonda Copeland-Morgan, vice provost for enrollment management.
The funds, from the J. Yang and Family Foundation, will provide scholarships and bolster research and curriculum development.
Exhibition will include approximately 80 paintings and 50 works on paper drawn from the Hammer’s own holdings as well as from public and private collections.
The rankings are based on a survey distributed to published scholars representing all academic disciplines.
The new process creates a material that’s at least five times tougher than any glass currently available.
A UCLA-led study also found that hospitals that treat more than 450 people for stroke each year have better outcomes.
Making air quality information accessible by mobile app educates and promotes behavioral change, a UCLA study finds.
The researchers' study builds on their discovery last year of a gene called mEAK-7, which is important for cell proliferation and migration.
A message to the UCLA community from Administrative Vice Chancellor Michael Beck
The UCLA-led study noted that proper long-term follow-up of children whose mothers had Zika infection in pregnancy is necessary.
The UCLA-developed sensors work at room temperature, unlike current technology that needs extreme cold.
The discoveries by an interdisciplinary team of UCLA scientists could improve the diagnoses of these aggressive cancers.
Research Brief: An increase in the state's HPV vaccination rate would reduce the number of preventable cancers and the financial burden that treatment for these cases would create, the study found.
50% of treatments could have been avoided using the new tool, a UCLA-led study finds.
The UCLA study highlights the importance of understanding risks near other natural gas storage facilities.
Results of the UCLA-led study contradict a long-held classical theory.
The gift will help bridge the so-called “valley of death” in laboratory research, when lack of funding prevents promising discoveries from reaching clinical trials.
Center will bring together academic researchers, students and health care executives and practitioners to explore critical issues in the management of health care organizations.