Dr. E. Dale Abel, Robert Bjork and Rosa Matzkin were honored for their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.
The advance could have implications for drug development and biological research.
The study could eventually lead to more treatment options for leukemia, sickle cell disease and other conditions.
The comet could be as large as 85 miles across but is not a threat, according to UCLA professor David Jewitt.
Ready for mission to International Space Station, alumna Jessica Watkins reflects on her journey so far
The astronaut, who earned a doctorate from UCLA in 2015, will be the first Black woman to complete a long-term mission on the ISS.
A red giant called V Hya is undergoing rapid evolution as it ends its life in a blaze of glory before shutting down energy production.
The UCLA-led study, which used fruit flies, could also provide clues to a range of other diseases.
A UCLA-led study shows that aging slows to a crawl during the months the animals spend hibernating in their underground burrows.
Pham, who earned his doctorate from UCLA in 2015, shares his experiences competing on the game show hosted by Ken Jennings.
Sparked by the national reckoning with racial justice, Samantha Mensah co-founded BlackInChem to help other students of color and women advance as chemists.
Felipe Zapata taps into his life’s work, as well as childhood memories, to give the animated film its distinctive flora.
A new pilot program aims to help low-income, first-generation and historically underrepresented students pursue graduate studies and research careers.
Eight young UCLA professors are among 118 scientists and scholars selected today to receive the awards.
The honorees are Nicholas Blurton-Jones, Joseph Loo, Rafail Ostrovsky and William Sandoval.
Research brief: UCLA scientists were able to produce nanoliter-sized droplets at a rate 10 times faster than the current standard.
A study by researchers from UCLA and Dartmouth could have implications for medical and sustainability research.
Ellen Sletten’s Photonbooth gives L.A. students a picture-perfect lesson in fluorescence.
In the Western U.S., the health risks from ground-level ozone and fine particulate matter continue to grow.
A UCLA-led research team focused on the effects on grunions and plovers, which both are sensitive to environmental stressors.
Meet the new director of the UCLA Broad Stem Cell Research Center.
The findings were made possible by an algorithm developed by UCLA postdoctoral scholar Jon Zink.
Research brief: A UCLA-led study identifies a potential target for therapies to prevent or treat heart failure.
The list is compiled based on research citations from 2010 to 2020.
UCLA faculty and doctoral students reflect on challenges and offer advice to undergraduates.
The research focuses on the factors contributing to a key climate variable called vapor pressure deficit.