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Often Overlooked Glial Cell Is Key to Learning and Memory

The often overlooked glial cells do more than support neurons; they also actively influence them.

Two New Creatures Discovered from Dawn of Animal Life

UCR researchers have discovered two new Ediacaran era fossil animals, which they named in honor of President Barack Obama and Sir David Attenborough

Microchips Can Permanently Link Patients with Clinical Samples

With support from a Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Explorations Grant, William Grover’s lab is using microchips to embed patient data directly in biological samples, making it impossible to separate a sample from a patient’s medical record. Each chip has a unique serial number read using a handheld chip reader. The number is linked to the patient’s record in a database or paper file.

AP Readiness Program Expands to San Bernardino County

A proven success, the program will broaden its reach to serve even more Inland Empire high schoolers and their teachers beginning in fall.

Research & Scholarship

According to new research, the disconnect could be the result of how you were taught rather than your natural ability.

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