UCLA-led research reveals potential treatments for deadly tropical disease

One medicine is already FDA-approved for other uses, the second is a new synthetic antibiotic.

Atomic motion is captured in 4D for the first time

Results of UCLA-led study contradict a long-held classical theory

Scientists reveal DNA packaging mechanism of HSV-1, the virus that causes cold sores

UCLA team’s results could lead to ways to improve antiviral therapy

Solar cells (like people!) work better with caffeine

In UCLA-led study, perovskite-based devices benefit from the strong bond between lead and the same chemical found in coffee and tea.


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