A UCLA-led team found that of 106 subjects who had a particular strain of the infection, all were cured with a single dose ciprofloxacin.
Ninez Ponce and Michael Rodriguez will investigate risk factors for gun suicide and urban gun violence.
Research brief: UCLA researchers found that chemotherapy is often underutilized when treating adults with sarcoma, a rare type of cancer of the soft tissues or bone.
Researchers from the Depression Grand Challenge are collaborating with Apple to measure factors like sleep and activity to understand how they affect symptoms of the disorder.
Donors who test positive for antibodies will be eligible to donate plasma to a UCLA clinical trial aimed at helping hospitalized patients.
The collaboration aims to advance the use of microbes for sustainable production of new plastics.
Low-income adults are less likely than their wealthier counterparts to receive timely care like regular checkups, even if they have dental insurance.
Research brief: Because a second test is no better predictor of risk, it should not be routinely performed, the study authors say.
Research brief: Nearly two-thirds of children born to Zika-infected mothers tested positive for the virus, according to a study done in Brazil.
A UCLA study sheds light on how aging can cause lung regeneration to go awry, which can lead to lung cancer and other diseases.
A UCLA report highlights the need to protect essential workers and expand economic assistance in high-poverty areas.
UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation report shows that outreach is effective in connecting programs with lower-income residents.
A study led by UCLA mathematicians and scientists highlights the dangers of a major COVID-19 spike after the removal of health precautions.
The analysis used data from California and New York to better understand the nature and magnitude of the economic disruption.
A UCLA study has found that women exposed to high levels of airplane exhaust near LAX are 14% more likely to give birth prematurely.
Research brief: The UCLA findings raise concerns about antibody-based “immunity passports” and the potential for herd immunity.
Research brief: A new combination treatment shows success in a mouse model of advanced head and neck carcinoma.
Research brief: A study shows that while both are factors, a higher proportion of physicians report patients' safety as a concern.
A policy brief calls for the creation of a national rapid-response team to guide schools as they weigh in-person, online or hybrid learning models.
UCLA pediatric infectious disease specialist Nava Yeganeh shares advice on precautions for learning environments this fall.
Researchers at UCLA and USC found exposure to gas burnoff at oil and gas production sites is associated with a 50% greater risk for preterm births.
Scientists are not predicting that a volcanic eruption or earthquake is imminent, but the study revealed uncommon activity for the region.
Researchers receive Department of Energy grant to transform carbon dioxide into construction materials
CO2Concrete, developed by UCLA engineers, is made in part from emissions captured from power plants and other sources.
A UCLA study found that more than half of countries don’t protect workers who report discriminatory treatment based on race or ethnicity.
Research brief: UCLA scientists have discovered that histones act as an enzyme that converts copper into a usable form for cells.