By repurposing drugs originally intended for other uses, scientists are pushing forward the fight against cancer.
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The team proposed a redesign of certain elements of a Los Angeles elementary school to improve its environmental sustainability.
Images of C/2019 Y4 breaking into more than two dozen fragments in recent days were captured by the Hubble Space Telescope.
“We hope our method could be used in the future to prepare treatments that can be performed at the patient’s bedside,” said UCLA’s Paul Weiss.
In a study using mice with bone defects in their skulls, the treatment reduced the size of the defects by an average of 50%.
The first installment features a discussion with professors Ren Sun, Dr. Otto Yang, Daniel Kamei and Eran Halperin.
The researchers’ approach could also eventually be used as a way to monitor the activity of volcanoes.
A team led by Andrea Bertozzi and Mason Porter will use mathematical modeling to provide insights to those developing strategies to mitigate the disease’s spread.
The findings, from a study by a UCLA-led team, could inform the development of precision antibiotics.
Predictive models have grossly underestimated the amount of climate-changing coarse dust, UCLA scientists say.
The interplay between estrogen and a key gene holds clues in the search for new therapies, biologists say.
The shields can be mass-produced using laser cutting and 3D injection molding, giving quick relief to health workers battling the pandemic.
Bioengineering professor Jacob Schmidt is working with Douglas Daniels, director of the Lux Labs at the UCLA Library, to manufacture face shields.
UCLA-led study shows how drought affects native amphibians, harbingers of what’s to come.
“Teaching is all about the students. We must challenge them, support them, make them feel connected to the class and give them opportunities to do amazing things.”
Researchers used a new technology called scanning atomic electron tomography, which they developed.
The Eli and Edythe Broad Stem Cell Research Center recently named the winners of its campus-wide light microscopy image and video contest.
“The advance is like the transition from black-and-white TV to color TV,” said UCLA professor Aydogan Ozcan.
With financial assistance from the cast and crew of the TV show, Jonathan Shi is planning a career in medicine to give back to his community.
The society is the premier organization of professional astronomers in North America.
Mackenzie, professor emeritus of materials science and engineering at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, died Feb. 19. He was 94.
Kleinrock was awarded the campus’s highest honor for his contributions in providing the intellectual foundation for the modern technical age.
UCLA paleobiologist’s pursuit to uncover Earth’s earliest record of life has spanned 60 years and counting.
Researchers found that Himba have the highest rate of “extra-pair paternity.” The term refers to a case in which a child is born to a married couple, but the husband is not the biological father.
Alumnae Patricia Coleman James and Coretta Harris, along with current student Imani Elston, discuss the early days and how the chapter has evolved.