UCLA is closely monitoring the outbreak of COVID-19 and departments are working closely with local, state and national officials.
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In lab tests, remdesivir appears to work against the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19.
Bioengineering professor Jacob Schmidt is working with Douglas Daniels, director of the Lux Labs at the UCLA Library, to manufacture face shields.
Till von Wachter, director of the California Policy Lab, says that even with the CARES Act prolonged large-scale unemployment may still be hard to reverse.
New study co-authored by a UCLA professor underscores the importance of public engagement and trust during health crises.
Researchers from UCLA and two other universities estimate that 7,200 people who don’t currently have housing could require critical care.
Scientists investigated how long the virus remained infectious on cardboard, metal and plastic.
The invention, by researchers at the UCLA School of Dentistry, was inspired in part by mussels’ ability to stick to wet surfaces.
Anne Rimoin and Gilbert Gee, both of the Fielding School of Public Health, addressed the commission, which advises and makes recommendations to the Los Angeles City Council.
A UCLA study finds that educational equality is associated with longer lifespans.
The Eli and Edythe Broad Stem Cell Research Center recently named the winners of its campus-wide light microscopy image and video contest.
Research led by UCLA neurobiologist Jack Feldman finds that every breath we take arises from a disorderly group of neurons.
The program will be the only VA post-licensure residency program in the Los Angeles and Orange County area.
The faculty position will focus on researching the disorder and pursuing new insights into its treatment.
The shuttle will take them to and from appointments.
As a graduate student, Edward Jean-Louis almost died from sudden death syndrome while playing basketball.
The Helen F. Shishino Centennial Scholarship has allowed Yuliana Estrada to spend her energies focusing on her work rather than worry about paying bills.
The findings could eventually lead to new drugs to treat or prevent lung cancer.
The findings may help health care professionals better assess those with autism and schizophrenia.
UCLA-led study of Armenian earthquake survivors finds that effects of psychotherapy for adolescents continued into adulthood.
Wondering how to woo your crush this Valentine’s Day? When it comes to love, don’t wing it — take a lesson from the birds (and bees) instead.
A UCLA study shows that radiation therapy can be cut from five weeks to five days.
Director of the UCLA Anxiety and Depression Research Center will deliver the 128th Faculty Research Lecture at UCLA on Feb. 19.
UCLA-led research uncovers new details about the Foxp1 gene, which also is involved in timing of neuron production.
The experiments, led by Professor Amander Clark, revealed a detailed timeline for when germ cells form.