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Latest News

Sep 26, 2014

UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry alumnus, Dr. Satya Majeti, has been honored by the American Chemical Society (ACS) with the 2014 Heroes of Chemistry Award.

Sep 26, 2014

UCLA researchers discover that rare disorder is caused when enzyme goes to the wrong location in cell.

Sep 19, 2014

Dr. Román Macaya (Ph.D., 1993, Feigon Group) was recently appointed as Costa Rica's ambassador to the United States.

Sep 19, 2014

UCLA Newsroom recently featured Chemistry & Biochemistry undergraduate student, Megan Cory, who formed a campus group to educate the public on ways to prevent diabetes.

Sep 12, 2014

Professor Heather Maynard and colleagues have developed a novel glycopolymer to be used as the resist in the direct patterning of active biomolecules by electron beam lithography.

Sep 12, 2014

Led by Professor David Eisenberg, scientists have for the first time mapped the atomic structure of a protein within a living cell.

Sep 5, 2014

UCLA Organization for Cultural Diversity in Chemistry was the featured Chemistry Graduate Student Organization (CGSO) in the August 2014 issue of the ACS Graduate & Postdoctoral Chemist

Aug 28, 2014

Professor Xiangfeng Duan is part of a team of UCLA researchers who have received a $2-million grant from the NSF EFRI to explore new approaches to assembling nanoscale materials for use in a variety of manufacturing and research applications.

Aug 28, 2014

Professor Jorge Torres was featured in a promotional video for the UCLA Society for Advancement of Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), which will be shown to thousands of attendees at the 2014 SACNAS National Conference.

Aug 27, 2014

The QS World University Rankings 2014 placed UCLA 10th in the subject of chemistry. The SJTU Academic Ranking of World Universities also released their 2014 rankings and placed UCLA 12th in the world and 9th in Natural Sciences and Mathematics.

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