Content Authored by: Iqbal Pittalwala
UC Riverside’s Karine Le Roch is principal investigator on two NIH grants
Raven’s Advanced Progressive Matrices, or APM, is a widely used standardized test to measure reasoning ability, often administered to undergraduate students. One drawback, however, is that the test, which has been in use for about 80 years, takes 40 to 60 minutes to complete. Another is that the test kit...
UC Riverside evolutionary biologist says increased cancer risk associated with height is due primarily to an increase in the number of body cells
A team of UCR-led scientists get best measure yet of why star formation stopped in galaxy clusters in the early universe
UC Riverside study uses gene-editing tool to disrupt serotonin receptor linked to egg production in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes
NSF-funded research represents a new approach to the field of 'crystal engineering'
Partnership provides opportunities for UCR medical students to train at a Riverside clinic focused on AIDS treatment
UC Riverside-led study will concentrate on alcohol use disorders in Pacific Islander young adults
Novel agents 135H11 and 135H12 move research closer to drug development
UC Riverside-led study offers vivid picture of health consequences of life events and chronic strain among foreign-born Mexicans in farm working communities
Whether we like it or not, everyone accumulates fat. For women, it usually accumulates around the hips, resulting in a pear-shaped look. In men, fat tends to build up around the abdomen, creating an apple shape. As it turns out, it’s healthier to be a pear than an apple. A...
Physicist, whose contributions enabled the first observation of gravitational waves, is the university’s second Nobel Prize winner
A person’s general intelligence and ability to understand language are reliant on the brain’s ability to maintain precise information acquired over a short period of time. To understand how these types of natural vision and cognitive functions are achieved in both healthy populations and individuals at high risk for psychosis,...
UC Riverside Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program receives 2018 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine
Focusing on hookworms, UC Riverside mouse study identifies role infection-fighting cells play in inflamed and damaged tissue