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Feb 16, 2018

In the prestigious journal, Kosuri’s team of scientists report on the innovative low-cost method of building gene sequences which they developed.

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Feb 15, 2018
Professors Ellen Sletten and Hosea Nelson are two of five UCLA assistant professors selected to receive prestigious 2018 Sloan Research Fellowships.  
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Feb 12, 2018
Our Undergraduate Summer Research Program offers UCLA undergraduates the opportunity to carry out research with a faculty mentor during the summer.
Professor Alexander Spokoyny
Feb 12, 2018
UCLA chemist Professor Alexander Spokoyny is among 24 early-career scientists nationwide to be named a 2018 Cottrell Scholar. 
 
Professor Stephen Buchwald
Feb 8, 2018
Professor Stephen Buchwald, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), was honored at the Hawthorne Lecture on January 31, 2018.
 
Professor Carla Koehler
Feb 5, 2018
Professor Carla Koehler was one of five researchers to speak at the prestigious “Mitochondria and Medicine: The 2017 Dr Paul Janssen Award Symposium” last year.
Professor Jean-Francois Joanny
Feb 5, 2018
Professor Jean-François Joanny (ESPCI Paris and Institut Curie Paris) gave the 4th annual Carolyn & Charles Knobler Lecture on January 22, 2018.  
Professor Ken Houk
Feb 2, 2018
Professor Ken Houk is one of the featured speakers at a special symposium at the ACS National Meeting in New Orleans, LA on Tuesday, March 20, 2018.
Professor Emeritus Roberts A. Smith
Feb 2, 2018
We are sad to report that emeritus Professor Roberts (Bob) Smith passed away peacefully at the age of 89 on January 25, 2018 following a brief illness.  
Kerstin Stemple
Feb 2, 2018
We are sad to report that former long-time UCLA laboratory supervisor Kerstin E Stempel passed away on January 15, 2018.
 

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