Jennifer Doudna, UC Berkeley and UCSF professor and Berkeley Lab faculty scientist, shares the prize with Emmanuelle Charpentier for their discovery of CRISPR-Cas9 as a tool for making targeted changes to the genome.
Researchers develop an efficient, low-energy method for upcycling polyethylene plastic waste into valuable molecules that can be repurposed.
Lab team develops first-ever living 3D-printed aneurysm to improve surgical procedures, personalize treatments
The replica represents a significant step in developing better care for the 1 in 50 Americans who will suffer from brain aneurysms.
The UCLA Hollywood Diversity Report: Part Two suggests the industry must do more to meet the moment.
Materials scientists discover the design secrets of the ironclad beetle, which can even survive getting run over by a car.
What you need to know about casting your ballot during COVID-19, according to an infectious disease specialist.
Experts explain when a vaccine may be approved and how a COVID-19 vaccine is designed.
Four UCs make the top 25 and eight make the top 100 in a new global survey.
Four UC alums and one faculty member will each receive a $625,000 unrestricted prize, or “genius grant,” as 2020 MacArthur fellows.
In a wide-ranging discussion, Fauci covers many of the issues that have come to define the COVID-19 pandemic in the U.S.
Cronutt, a sea lion suffering from toxic algae-induced epilepsy — a problem on the rise due to climate change — gets a shot at a better life.
The campus receives a $2.1M grant from the U.S. DOE to create a program that will be the first of its kind in California.
UC Irvine takes the top spot with five other UC campuses in the top 30 of the Sierra Club’s sustainable schools list.
Students in the four-class series also study Cahuilla society and culture
Researchers are upgrading their migratory tracking capacity by creating a model to recognize bird calls.
Voting is safer and easier than ever in California this year. Learn how you can make your ballot count.
Richard Vetter's work on how spiders terrorize those who study them nets him a parody Nobel.
Reinhard Genzel realized his mentor Charles Townes’ dream of exploring the center of the Milky Way on his way to his own Nobel Prize.
Andrea Ghez and Reinhard Genzel will share half the 2020 Nobel in physics for the discovery of a supermassive compact object at the center of our galaxy.
Now professor at The Rockefeller University, he shared the 2020 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for the discovery of the hepatitis C virus.