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Engineered Silk
Jul 29, 2015
Biochemistry undergraduates are in the team which will enter their project in the 2015 International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition. 
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Jul 24, 2015
Recent Nature publication by Houk and Garg groups featured in Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN).
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Jul 22, 2015
Professor Paul Weiss was interviewed by digital news magazine Mashable about his early contributions to the newly released movie Terminator Genisys
Xiangfeng Duan
Jul 20, 2015
Discovery by UCLA research team, led by Professor Xiangfeng Duan, could lead to a new class of materials for making LEDs.
 
Sabeeha Merchant
Jul 17, 2015

Brainstorming by some of the world’s top plant scientists, including two from UCLA, results in the ideas described in paper recently published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).

Liana Hie
Jul 15, 2015
Liana Hie, who will soon begin her fifth year of graduate studies, has been chosen to receive a 2015-2016 Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) Graduate Fellowship.
Jul 14, 2015

Organic chemistry professor turns a ‘feared’ subject into one that inspires students.

Jul 13, 2015
The department has been awarded a substantial grant to fund a UCOP-HBCU initiative that will bring talented students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities to the department over the summer.
 
Jul 7, 2015

Professor Jeff Zink and colleagues' publication of "Mesoporous silica nanoparticle delivery of chemically modified siRNA against TWIST1 leads to reduced tumor burden", was recently featured by the UCLA Newsroom. 

Jul 7, 2015

Professor James Gimzewski was recently featued on the cover of the latest issue of Convergence, a magazine published by the International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (MANA), Japan.

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