UC Davis News
News on UC Davis continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
1 hr ago | WTVG-TV Toledo
The Canisius-UC Davis match, game three of the 2014 Wolstein Soccer Classic, has been moved to Lincoln Tower Turf Field due to unplayable field conditions at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium.
4 hrs ago | JD Journal
Summary: California community colleges have paired up with local law schools to help students gain admission and bring diversity to the state's legal community.
8 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging
It sounds like a scene from a science fiction novel - an army of tiny weaponized robots traveling around a human body, hunting down malignant tumours and destroying them from within.
12 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Researchers used genetic mapping to determine that stem cells derived from mothers carrying a fragile X premutation show a normal pattern of DNA replication when a nearby DNA sequence is similar to normal stem cells.
16 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune
New research from entomologists affiliated with the University of California, Davis, shows how environmental conditions influence the seasonal flight behavior of the walnut twig beetle, which spreads a deadly fungal disease in black walnut and other walnut trees.
A chronic problem in winemaking is "stuck fermentation," when yeast that should be busily converting grape sugar into alcohol and carbon dioxide prematurely shuts down, leaving the remaining sugar to instead be consumed by bacteria that can spoil the wine.
A serious child sits on the kennel floor with a book in his hands, and a floppy-eared puppy sits attentively by his side with a look on its face that says, 'Tell me a story, I'm all ears.'
Police officers and protesters confront each other in Ferguson, Missouri, on Monday, August 9. The St. Louis suburb has been in turmoil since Darren Wilson, a white police officer, fatally shot Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, on August 9. Some protesters and law enforcement officers have clashed in the streets, leading to injuries and ... (more)
Wine makers have reasons to cheer as researchers have discovered a system that prevents stuck fermentation - a chronic problem that spoils wine.
Stanford made quick work of U.C. Davis in a 45-0 rout. It was exactly the type of performance that was expected, but here are a few takeaways: Ty Montgomery is one of the nation's most exciting players.
Glass is ideal for applications that require resistance to thermal shock or to chemically harsh environments and manufacturers commonly use additives such as boron oxide to tweak its properties by changing the atomic structure of glass.
SB 967, which passed Thursday, would require colleges in California to enact policies to instruct students about how sexual activity should be approached.
WEEKEND, COMING UP. NEWS AT 11:00 STARTS NOW. AS COLLEGE STUDENTS ACROSS THE STATE RETURN TO CAMPUS, CALIFORNIA IS ON THE VERGE OF BECOMING THE FIRST DATE IN THE NATION TO CLEARLY DEFINE WHEN YES MEANS YES IN SEXUAL ASSAULT INVESTIGATIONS.
The California Native Grasslands Association will be hosting a lawn conversion workshop at the Vanderhoef Studio Theater in the Mondavi Center on the UC Davis campus from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday, Sept.
The UC Davis Human Lactation Center and California WIC Association found that in 2013, nearly 93 percent of California women breast-fed their newborns in the hospital, but 30 percent of their babies also received formula during their short stays, especially in low-income areas.
A biochemistry and molecular biology major, Abraham Corrales has been awarded the NIH Undergraduate Scholarship for students from disadvantaged backgrounds and committed to careers in health-related research.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 08:11 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC