A Finnish study that included researchers from UCLA harnessed the DNA from nearly 20,000 people to identify genetic mutations that may increase the risk of diabetes, high cholesterol and other diseases and conditions.
A UCLA study reveals how the United States can maximize the benefits of waste-derived fuels.
Free online tool updated to include solar capacity and six more years of data, as California aims for 100% renewable energy.
Peers and former students celebrated UCLA’s Gregory Schopen, who ‘has transformed our understanding of Buddhism more than any other scholar.’
Research brief: The study recommends that the new procedure should become the standard of care.
Lucy Tseng says becoming the group’s leader is just an extension of her desire to give back
For 30 consecutive years, UCLA has earned a spot on the U.S. News & World Report national honor roll.
UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs launches international outreach to identify strategies to empower women and children.
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.
Susannah Rodríguez Drissi’s “A Latin Poet’s Guide to the Cosmos” offers insights into the nature of language and identity, as well as the relationship between sound and meaning.
Activists on a panel co-sponsored by UCLA preached the roles of persistence, patience and bipartisan cooperation in getting the FIRST STEP Act through Congress.
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.
Associate dean for information studies Anne Gilliland sees parallels between post-conflict Croatia and Bosnia and efforts to preserve heritage in her native country.
Programs on mindfulness — the practice of using meditation to tap into emotions, thoughts and sensations — also may be beneficial for stress relief.
These four pioneering faculty women, famous in their time, are mostly forgotten today.
The educator, prolific author and blogger provided extensive guidance to policymakers. He died July 21 at the age of 68.
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.
UCLA graduate students spent months studying ways to make sure a pending major redevelopment effort does not displace people already living there.