The study could help explain why people with damage to the hippocampus struggle with both spatial and memory tasks.
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A UCLA study shows that unmet needs for psychological distress are particularly high for women of color, noncitizens and those who don't speak English.
Dr. Helena Hansen, Dr. Keith Norris and Dr. Peter Tontonoz were honored.
A new study is the first to show that such an initiative could be adapted or even expanded during the pandemic.
Researchers report that all nine patients who were successfully treated for ADA-SCID in a UCLA clinical trial from 2009 to 2012 are still disease-free.
Ninety percent of parents who had a visit with Robin indicated they were “extremely likely” to request another visit.
CARE4Kids, a nationwide study by a consortium of academic medical centers, aims to identify biomarkers that predict delayed recovery in children.
The findings could help scientists pinpoint targets for treating Parkinson’s and Huntington’s diseases.
“We need to figure out how this is happening in order to develop treatments to stop it,” said UCLA’s Arjun Deb.
The study, co-led by UCLA scientists, evaluated nearly 5,000 people at 33 academic medical centers.
Donors during the past year hailed from all 50 states and 72 nations; nearly 95% of gifts were less than $10,000.
Cushing studies the disproportionate impact of environmental exposures and climate change on low-income populations and communities of color in the U.S.
Research brief: A UCLA study suggests that many doctors may not have the training to properly recognize how the disease appears on the skin of Black people.
The five-year award from California’s stem cell agency will help prepare young scientists and physicians to become leaders in the regenerative medicine field.
The latest California Health Interview Survey quantifies the impact of pandemic, racial tensions and other challenges.
The tests use SwabSeq, a technology developed in 2020 at UCLA, to deliver results in less than 24 hours.
A UCLA study shows that in the 2000s, physicians prescribed opioids more frequently to whites suffering from back pain than to patients of color.
A UCLA study suggests researchers could analyze neurological disorders in a stem cell–derived model.
Stress levels as much as quadrupled after nonsmokers used an e-cigarette for just a half-hour, UCLA researchers found.
UCLA sociologist Patrick Heuveline’s demographic tool clarifies the impact of temporary “shocks” like epidemics and natural disasters.
Dr. Catherine Juillard was appointed to hold the chair in general clinical surgery.
New academy brings together faculty from the David Geffen School of Medicine and the School of Education & Information Studies.
Too little sleep in the first six months after giving birth can add three to seven years to women’s “biological age,” UCLA scientists report.
A study by researchers from UCLA and Cedars-Sinai highlights the need for alternatives to antibiotics and better treatment strategies.
Researchers from UCLA and Cedars-Sinai have developed a blood test to identify placenta accreta spectrum disorder.