2022 International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC)-Richter Prize

2 years ago

Professor Michael Jung has been awarded the 2022 IUPAC-Richter Prize in recognition of his research, which has afforded new drugs for the treatment of advanced prostate cancer. The IUPAC-Richter prize […]

2022 International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC)-Richter Prize
January 19

2021 Michael E. Jung Excellence in Teaching Awards

2 years ago

17 talented Chemistry & Biochemistry graduate students have been awarded the 2021 Michael E Jung Excellence in Teaching Awards. These awards are given to students who have excelled as teaching […]

2021 Michael E. Jung Excellence in Teaching Awards
June 15

Discovery of a novel medicinal approach to repair damage in the brain in MS

3 years ago

Professor Michael Jung, the UC Presidential Chair in Medicinal Chemistry, is co-leader of UCLA team working to develop a new drug to treat multiple sclerosis.   A distinguished professor of chemistry […]

Discovery of a novel medicinal approach to repair damage in the brain in MS
March 2

UCLA Academic Senate Faculty Research Lecture

3 years ago

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Professor Michael Jung has been selected for UCLA’s 130th Faculty Research Lectureship, placing him among the university’s most distinguished scholars. A tradition established at UCLA in 1925, the purpose of […]

UCLA Academic Senate Faculty Research Lecture
June 25

UC Presidential Chair in Medicinal Chemistry Installation

4 years ago

On March 1, 2020, we celebrated the official installation of Professor Michael Jung as the UC Presidential Chair in Medicinal Chemistry. An intimate gathering of close supporters, donors, faculty, alumni, […]

UC Presidential Chair in Medicinal Chemistry Installation
March 17

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Chan-Lam Reaction Discovery at Fall ACS Meeting

4 years ago

Alum Professor Patrick Y-S Lam (Postdoc, ’80-84 Jung/Cram) leads symposium celebrating the 20th anniversary of the discovery of the Chan-Lam Reaction. A Distinguished Professor at the Baruch S. Blumberg Institute […]

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Chan-Lam Reaction Discovery at Fall ACS Meeting
July 26

UC Investments honor chemistry professor for innovative life-saving drug

4 years ago

Professor Michael Jung, UC Presidential Chair in Medicinal Chemistry, is featured in Innovate, the UC Investments’ annual report.  Jung is the researcher at the forefront of the largest-ever technology transfer […]

UC Investments honor chemistry professor for innovative life-saving drug
June 20

UCLA collaboration leads to new technology to combat hair loss

5 years ago

Professor Michael Jung and collaborators have discovered a new way to activate the stem cells in hair follicles that are responsible for hair growth. A leader in the field of […]

UCLA collaboration leads to new technology to combat hair loss
May 28