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2013-10-22 23:33:24

Study performed by researchers at UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center (JCCC) earlier this month brings new attention to one of the most deadly forms of cancer.

Biological Clock Body Parts Age Differently
2013-10-21 10:12:11

According to a new way of measuring a person’s biological clock, a woman’s breasts age faster than the rest of her body.

2013-10-03 09:05:12

A team of engineers led by computer scientists at the University of California, San Diego, has developed a new approach that marries computer vision and hardware optimization to sort cells up to 38 times faster than is currently possible.

2013-10-01 10:24:45

UCLA chemical engineering researchers have created a new synthetic metabolic pathway for breaking down glucose that could lead to a 50 percent increase in the production of biofuels.

2013-09-26 23:40:12

Following an article published by the Los Angeles Daily News, Bruce Graham, owner of East End Screen Printing, a Long Island printing company, commends UCLA for creating t-shirts to honor Nick

2013-09-18 15:41:40

Todd Dunlap, 62, arrived at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center's emergency room on Aug. 8 suffering from shortness of breath, fatigue and extreme cold.

Smartphone Attachment Can Detect A Single Virus And Nanoparticles
2013-09-17 12:26:10

Your smartphone now can see what the naked eye cannot: A single virus and bits of material less than one-thousandth of the width of a human hair.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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