The seven grants from the California Bureau of Cannabis Control will support research on health, policy and labor issues.
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The new research pinpoints which racial and ethnic populations in which neighborhoods are most at risk of becoming infected.
Researchers used a model of airway tissue created from human stem cells to understand the process on cellular level.
The UCLA study is particularly timely because the groups have been disproportionately affected by COVID-19.
UCLA research paves the way for new diagnostic and therapeutic approaches.
Researchers tested the approach by designing a computer model based on Sierra Madre, California, a suburb of Pasadena.
The completely voluntary CA COVID Notify program uses smartphone technology to help prevent the spread of the virus.
In the nearly half of U.S. states for which data was available, detentions outpaced population growth by a rate of 3 to 1 on average in recent years.
Symptoms to look out for during and after the election include heart palpitations, chest pain, shortness of breath and tremors.
The advance will enable scientists to follow the precise path by which T cells are formed from blood stem cells inside the thymus.
The longtime pediatric dentist, community volunteer and UCLA instructor has spent a half-century preparing budding dentists for the profession.
New data from the California Health Interview Survey also covers health topics related to social media, sexual violence and veterans.
In memoriam: Helene Brown, 91, ‘political oncologist’ who campaigned for cancer research, prevention
Brown, a UCLA alumna and member of UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, died Oct. 4 at her home in Los Angeles.
The scientists were brought together by their shared belief that genetics could be a key to finding better approaches to the pandemic.
Since first appearing in 2011, #BCSM has been used on the social media platform more than 830,000 times.
Birthrates, marriage, gender roles will change dramatically in post-pandemic world, scientists predict
The longer COVID-19 continues, the more entrenched these psychological, social and societal changes are likely to be, the study authors suggest.
Research brief: Even successfully treated HIV-infected adults are at increased of many diseases more commonly associated with aging.
UCLA testing found that AMBMP allowed mouse muscles to work and grow the way healthy muscle cells do.
UCLA Health’s Dr. Annabelle de St. Maurice tells us what the public needs to know about casting ballots during COVID-19.
A pioneer in cancer immunology, Dr. Antoni Ribas has devoted his career to developing and refining new therapies for malignant melanoma.
The research opens up the possibility of using drugs that simulate viruses to overcome immunotherapy resistance in melanoma.
Research brief: The new screening method looks for particular bits of DNA that have been shed by the placenta and entered the mother's blood.
Spanning medicine, math and nanomaterials, support for campus scientific studies has grown almost 40% in five years.
The findings are published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
The new platform, called SwabSeq, can pool thousands of individual test samples and return accurate results in less than a day.