Times Higher Education of London has ranked UCLA 10th in their World Reputation Rankings 2014.
Dr. Laurence Lavelle, Dr. Eric Scerri, and Dr. Heather Tienson are the recipients of the UCLA Unit 18 professional development awards for 2013-2014.
Professor Michael Jung was part of a diverse team of scientists that developed an experimental treatment which eradicates an acute type of leukemia in mice without any detectable toxic side effects.
The UCLA Academic Senate's Committee on Teaching has selected Professor Neil Garg as one of six campus-wide recipients of the 2014 Distinguished Teaching Award.
The Los Angeles Times featured a profile of Professor James Gimzewski, highlighting his research on developing robotic systems that mimic the structure and function of the human brain.
Professor Jeffrey Zink and colleagues have developed an innovated technique using light to carry chemotherapy safely to cancer cells.
Professor Anastassia Alexandrova has been appointed to the Editorial Board of Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group).
PBS NewsHour is calling for feedback from STEM Undergraduate and Graduate Students and Postdocs on why they chose to focus on basic research. Submissions are due by March 14, 2014.
Dr. Gordon Cragg (former postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Professor Theodore Geissman) was named as the recipient of the Excellence in Botanical Research Award.
A Tale of 7 Elements has been reviewed by Angewandte Chemie, Metall, and Journal of Chemical Education.
UCLA Alpha Chi Sigma has awarded Professor Anastassia Alexandrova with the 2014 Glenn T. Seaborg Award.
UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry alumnus Dr. Nate Brandstater (Ph.D. 1997) was recently named as the president of Kettering College.
UCLA undergraduate student Emily Gordon (Biochemistry major and member of the UCLA Triathlon team) won the 2014 Surf City Marathon, held on February 2, 2014.
UCLA undergraduate student Megan Cory (Biochemistry major) was one of seven blood donors who helped to save the life of a young mother who nearly died from massive bleeding after giving birth.
The American Cancer Society has awarded Professor Jorge Torres with the American Cancer Society Research Scholar Grant.
Professor Richard Kaner and his presentation of next week's 115th UCLA Faculty Research Lecture was covered by UCLA Today.
Prof. Valter Longo (UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry Alumnus) was interviewed by BBC News about a clinical trial of a diet that may boost resistance to some diseases and lead to weight loss.
Professor James C. Liao is the recipient of the NAS Award for Industrial Application of Science - presented this year in bioenergy.
Professor John Wasson was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article on the launch of the UCLA Meteorite Gallery.
UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry is delighted to announce the arrival of Assistant Professor, Sriram Kosuri.
An article featuring the research of Professor Ric Kaner has been named as KCET ReWire's Most Popular Story of 2013.
Photos from UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry CBGSA, AXE, and SMACS booths at Explore Your Universe 2013 are now available for viewing online.
UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry graduate student Jeffrey Vinokur (aka the Dancing Scientist) was recently featured in episodes of Daily Planet (Discovery Channel Canada).