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Study finds new pattern in DNA methylation, with implications for cancer, stem cell lines

Researchers Matteo Pellegrini and Steve Jacobsen have uncovered…
June 2, 2010/by Andrew Tran

Paul Terasaki donates $50 million to the Division of Life Sciences

Paul Ichiro Terasaki - a UCLA alumnus and faculty member who…
May 13, 2010/by Andrew Tran

Three professors from the College elected to National Academy of Sciences

Chemist Kendall Houk, sociologist Robert Mare, and anthropologist…
April 27, 2010/by Andrew Tran

UCLA book ‘Black Los Angeles’ chronicles city’s African American history, issues

"Black Los Angeles: American Dreams and Racial Realities," delves…
April 21, 2010/by Andrew Tran

Four College faculty named winners of Guggenheim Fellowships for 2010

The four scholars from the humanities and social sciences received…
April 14, 2010/by Andrew Tran

Can math and science help solve crimes?

UCLA scientists are working with the Los Angeles Police Department…
February 20, 2010/by Andrew Tran

Six UCLA faculty elected fellows in the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Six UCLA scholars have been selected as fellows in the American…
December 17, 2009/by Andrew Tran

Evolutionary biologist Victoria Sork named dean of life sciences

As a student, Victoria Sork conducted her high school honors…
September 2, 2009/by Andrew Tran

UCLA molecular biologist reports major insights into evolution of life

James Lake has discovered the process that ultimately resulted…
August 19, 2009/by Andrew Tran

UCLA political scientist identifies the two surest roads to the White House

Barack Obama's 2008 win did not surprise political scientist…
August 14, 2009/by Andrew Tran

UCLA scientist leads NASA mission’s effort to map Moon temperatures

David Paige will head the mission's Diviner Lunar Radiometer…
June 10, 2009/by Andrew Tran

Close social ties make baboons better mothers, study finds

Baboons whose mothers have strong relationships with other females…
June 9, 2009/by Andrew Tran