ACS GCI Green Chemistry Student Chapter Award

10 years ago

The UCLA Student Members of the American Chemical Society (SMACS) have received the American Chemical Society Green Chemistry Institute’s (ACS CGI) Green Chemistry Student Chapter Award. The ACS CGI Green […]

ACS GCI Green Chemistry Student Chapter Award
October 9

UCLA Scientists Engineer Antibiotics to Catch up in Race against Drug Resistance

10 years ago

Led by Professors Gerard Wong and Andrea Kasko, UCLA Scientists have engineered antibiotics that effectively attack persister cells, which are responsible for making bacteria resistant to new drugs. UCLA Newsroom […]

UCLA Scientists Engineer Antibiotics to Catch up in Race against Drug Resistance
October 3

New Marathoner Sprints Toward 2016 Olympics

10 years ago

UCLA Newsroom wrote a feature on Chemistry & Biochemistry undergraduate student, Emily Gordon, who is seeking to compete in the 2016 Olympics. UCLA Newsroom (Emilia Barrosse): Less than a year […]

New Marathoner Sprints Toward 2016 Olympics
October 3

ACS Division of Organic Chemistry Graduate Fellowship

10 years ago

Liana Hie (Garg Lab) has been awarded the 2014-15 American Chemical Society (ACS) Division of Organic Chemistry Graduate Fellowship, sponsored by Amgen. The 2014-15 fellowship recognizes outstanding third and fourth […]

ACS Division of Organic Chemistry Graduate Fellowship
October 3

2014 ACS Heroes of Chemistry Award

10 years ago

UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry alumnus, Dr. Satya Majeti, has been honored by the American Chemical Society (ACS) with the 2014 Heroes of Chemistry Award. Since 1996, the ACS Heroes of […]

2014 ACS Heroes of Chemistry Award
September 26

Biochemists Solve ‘Address Problem’ in Cells That Leads to Lethal Kidney Disease

10 years ago

UCLA researchers discover that rare disorder is caused when enzyme goes to the wrong location in cell. UCLA Newsroom (by Stuart Wolpert): Research by UCLA biochemists may lead to a […]

Biochemists Solve ‘Address Problem’ in Cells That Leads to Lethal Kidney Disease
September 26

Alumnus Appointed as Ambassador to the US

10 years ago

Dr. Román Macaya (Ph.D., 1993, Feigon Group) was recently appointed as Costa Rica’s ambassador to the United States. Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís appointed Macaya, a 47-year-old businessman who holds a […]

Alumnus Appointed as Ambassador to the US
September 19

UCLA Student Finds a Better Way to Deal with Her Diagnosis

10 years ago

UCLA Newsroom recently featured Chemistry & Biochemistry undergraduate student, Megan Cory, who formed a campus group to educate the public on ways to prevent diabetes. UCLA Newsroom (By Enrique Rivero): […]

UCLA Student Finds a Better Way to Deal with Her Diagnosis
September 19