UCLA engineers create new magnets made of exotic materials to trap and release single cells

A team led by UCLA engineers was able to structure the exotic material Terfenol-D and show it could be formed into arrays of digitally-switchable micro-magnets to control the capture and release of...
Researchers convert 2D images into 3D using deep learning

Researchers convert 2D images into 3D using deep learning

Wayne Lewis | November 7, 2019 A UCLA research team has devised a technique that extends the capabilities of fluorescence microscopy, which allows scientists to precisely label parts of living cells and tissue with dyes that glow under special lighting. The...

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Paper-based test could diagnose Lyme disease at early stages

“Point-of-Care Serodiagnostic Test for Early-Stage Lyme Disease Using a Multiplexed Paper-Based Immunoassay and Machine Learning” ACS Nano After a day hiking in the forest, the last thing a person wants to discover is a tick burrowing into their skin. Days after...

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