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.’s Shuvo Roy, Ph.D. and his team have developed the concept for an implantable device that would perform all the functions of the human kidney. The device could provide new hope to thousands of kidney patients in the U.S. Via
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According to our recent survey with , only 18% of young California adults say they believe the country is headed in the right direction. More here:
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How can we best cope when everything feels so out of control? Our friends at share seven surprising strategies. 💆
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UC Aug 2
Face coverings tamp down the spread of COVID-19. But here’s the thing: Masks won’t make a big dent in new infections until the vast majority of us wear them, according to , computer science and engineering professor at .
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UC Aug 1
Ready to speak out for UC students? You have the power to connect with lawmakers & influence policies that impact students as a (UCAN) Student Ambassador. Applications are due Sept. 20!
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UC Aug 1
“I think it is quite clear that if you are prudent and you wear a mask and you try to keep a distance from people, you’re going to be safe and we’re going to be fine”—, chairman of the Department of Medicine. Via
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UC Jul 31
We recently partnered with to poll California youth! The poll pointed to overwhelming support for removing barriers and increasing access to voting. More here: pre
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UC Jul 31
The science is in: Masks can stop the spread of coronavirus. UC experts weigh in on why wearing a mask is so important. 😷
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UC Jul 31
"This pandemic exposed deep, preexisting inequities. Although COVID-19 can affect everyone, the impact of this epidemic is not felt equally, and managing the pandemic will require us to focus on the most marginalized among us"—'s
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UC Jul 31
With fire season under way this year, how will smoke affect people who have or are recovering from COVID-19? Dr. John Balmes, a professor of medicine at and environmental health sciences at weighs in. Via
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UC Jul 31
“Now is the time for all universities to join us in taking a stand for the public good and making a real commitment to open up our research"—UC President Janet Napolitano in a new on
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UC Jul 31
.’s fifth exploratory rover is scheduled to head for Mars to try and answer key questions about the potential for life on the red planet. ’s Fundamental Tribology Lab has played a critical role in the mission.
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UC Jul 30
Researchers at and around the world have begun taking a closer look at a dizzying array of symptoms to get at COVID-19’s root causes. And they are beginning to piece together the story of a virus unlike any known before.
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UC Jul 30
UC Pres. Napolitano honored a student activist & a student-run science podcasting group with the annual President’s Award for Outstanding Student Leadership: “Student activism and public service have been a hallmark of the UC & its students for 152 years.“
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Carsey-Wolf Center Jul 27
You've still got a few days to stream on PBS before our virtual Q&A with filmmakers and on Thursday, July 30th! Be sure to catch this exciting event by registering at the link below.
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UC Jul 30
. nurse Brenda Henry helped start a farm that will provide free food to the Primo Tapia community in Mexico, hurt by COVID-19.
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UCLA Jul 30
UCLA experts are debunking common myths. Learn how you can be prepared. ➡️
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UC Jul 30
Happening today: UC Regents Meeting. Livestream and agenda here:
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UC Jul 29
“The things we should be focusing on are the tools we have: wearing masks and social distancing. We know they work.”— epidemiologist . Via
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