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2014-02-18 12:23:33

Analysis by Researchers at UCLA's Luskin Center Provides Roadmap for Future Solar Expansion LOS ANGELES, Feb.

Genetic Makeup Determines Parkinson's Risk From Pesticide Use
2014-02-05 09:34:22

In the past, studies have shown that pesticides can cause an increased risk for the development of Parkinson’s disease. Recently, UCLA researchers have discovered that amount of risk varies with a person’s individual genetic makeup.

2014-02-04 16:28:13

Parabase Genomics and the UCLA Clinical Genomics Center Selected as Pilot Partners ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Feb. 04, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eight years.

2014-01-31 20:20:47

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, The Jordan Farmar Foundation is announcing its 2(nd) Annual "A Taste of Hope" event.

2014-01-23 16:23:10

USC Alumni-Led Marketing Agency Brings Back their Signature Crosstown Showdown(TM) Promotion and Sweepstakes for a Repeat Celebration LOS ANGELES, Jan.

2014-01-20 09:44:16

From the sleek hulls of racing yachts to Michael Phelps' shaved legs, most objects that move through the water quickly are also smooth.

2014-01-08 16:24:59

Florida State, North Dakota State and Notre Dame lead the men's standings while Penn State ranks No.

2014-01-06 12:25:10

February 10 Deadline for Submissions in 14 Competition Categories and Two Career Achievement Honors LOS ANGELES, Jan.

2013-12-18 13:33:05

A UCLA research team has found no evidence of an association between iron levels in the body and the risk of atherosclerosis, the hardening and narrowing of the arteries that leads to cardiovascular disease, the No. 1 killer in the U.S.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.