UCLA biochemists have achieved a first in biology: viewing at near-atomic detail the smallest protein ever seen, using a technique called cryo-electron microscopy.
An international team of researchers led by scientists at UCLA has discovered that bacteria have a “memory” that passes sensory knowledge from one generation of cells to the next, all without a central nervous system or any neurons.
UCLA researchers have engineered a type of synthetic protein that shows great promise for helping the body’s immune system seek out and destroy cancer.
Your brain's reward system may be protecting you from depression symptoms connected to political events, UCLA researchers say.
C.L. Max Nikias, president of the University of Southern California, writes in an opinion piece for The Hill "If we do not act to find a way to keep DACA beneficiaries here, we will have wasted the tens of millions of dollars already invested in Dreamers."
UCLA biologists have developed an intervention that serves as a cellular time machine — turning back the clock on a key component of aging.
UCLA is among 12 universities nationally to be awarded a grant from the Association of American Universities to fund workshops on campus over the next year to assess all programs that support and retain undergraduate students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
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AAU announced today that it has selected twelve member campuses active in the AAU STEM Education Network to receive small grants to further existing efforts to improve undergraduate education in STEM disciplines.
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Interdisciplinary research team at UCLA discovers a game-changing technology to capture and repurpose carbon dioxide.
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