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Whole- or partial-breast radiation therapy can reduce a patient’s chance of breast cancer...
Recent breakthroughs in immunotherapy and targeted therapy have improved outcomes for patients with...
Illustration by Jason Holley
Jonas Salk's 20th-century cures have led to 21st-century advances...
Copyright Sam Kaplan
Much of what science knows about the human brain has come through...
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The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center  will collaborate with Johnson & Johnson...
With state-of-the-art equipment and some of the field’s top experts, UCLA Health has emerged as a...
A man rushes into the emergency room (ER) with a critical neurological emergency: He seems to be...
A study by researchers at UCLA and in Japan suggests a way to predict when a woman will have her...
Imagine if every noise your body made echoed loudly in your brain. For nine months, Karrie Aitken,...
More than 1,600 people in the United States are currently awaiting a lung transplant, yet more than...
Photo: Courtesy of Dr. Gregorio Chazenbalk
UCLA researchers have isolated a new population of primitive, stress-resistant human pluripotent...
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center was the world’s first hospital to introduce a remote-presence...
Photo: Courtesy of Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research
Scientists at the Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at...
More than a decade ago, UCLA researchers demonstrated that a lack of hypocretin-containing neurons...
Photo: Courtesy of Dr. Zhefeng Guo
The nonprofit Alzheimer’s Association projects that the number of people living with Alzheimer’s...
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The cause of severe morning sickness, called hyperemesis gravidarum (HG), is unknown and the...
UCLA researchers in March 2012 reported the development of a molecular compound called CLR01 that...
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Despite the devastating consequences of traumatic brain injury and the large number of athletes...
In vitro fertilization (IVF) may significantly increase the risk of birth defects, particularly...
UCLA scientists who purified stem cells derived from fat tissue and used them to grow bone...

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