Monday, November 18


Briefs

Med Center offers midwife-assisted delivery The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the UCLA Medical Center has created UCLA Maternity Associates ““ a Midwifery and Obstetrical Partnership. Read more...




UCLA should use technology to electrify education

Education has always relied on technology. Dating back to the invention of the paper and pencil, technology has revolutionized the education process. However, in a country which struggles to maintain basic literacy rates, it is difficult to see how technology has actually improved the learning environment. Read more...



Biotechnology advances allow control of protein activity

Researchers at UCLA, in collaboration with scientists at Duke University and Sandia National Laboratories, have made an advance in modifying biochemical systems. In an article published in the November issue of Nature Materials, researchers reported that they could modify a naturally occurring protein by adding an on/off switch, which allows it to be deactivated by the addition of a single atom. Read more...



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