Enzyme inhibitor could become a potential treatment for Alzheimer’s disease
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Enzyme inhibitor could become a potential treatment for Alzheimer’s disease

This compound reduces neuroinflammation characteristic in many neurodegenerative disorders Although there are currently no cures…

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Study analyzes a decade of necropsies from stranded killer whales
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Study analyzes a decade of necropsies from stranded killer whales

Killer whales face a variety of mortal threats, with many of them caused by humans…

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Psychedelic drug analog shows potential to treat mental illnesses
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Psychedelic drug analog shows potential to treat mental illnesses

Researchers synthesize compound from ibogaine without hallucinogenic effects Psychedelic drugs often carry the stigma of…

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The ‘Great Conjunction’ has astronomers, public viewers searching the night sky
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The ‘Great Conjunction’ has astronomers, public viewers searching the night sky

During the rare event, Jupiter and Saturn appeared in the sky as the closest they…

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Millions of farmed mink culled in Denmark to prevent the spread of COVID-19
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Millions of farmed mink culled in Denmark to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Mass killings of animals historically used to protect humans from diseases The Danish government ordered…

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Seasonal affective disorder and COVID-19 fatigue expected to overlap during upcoming winter season
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Seasonal affective disorder and COVID-19 fatigue expected to overlap during upcoming winter season

The pandemic may aggravate mental health conditions, but there are ways to cope As the…

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Study finds low food safety risk among Northern California farmers markets
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Study finds low food safety risk among Northern California farmers markets

Although risk of Salmonella and generic E. coli is low, researchers still emphasize good food…

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Health care workers receive first doses of COVID-19 vaccine at UC Davis Medical Center
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Health care workers receive first doses of COVID-19 vaccine at UC Davis Medical Center

UC Davis Health begins administering shots to employees based on exposure risk for COVID-19, with…

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UC Davis joins the Cybersecurity Manufacturing Innovation Institute to examine cybersecurity in supply chain management
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Carbon dioxide has larger impact on the climate compared to black carbon, according to study
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Carbon dioxide has larger impact on the climate compared to black carbon, according to study

UC Davis researchers quantified the regional climate impacts of low-carbon energy adoption in California, and…

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COVID-19 and illnesses from vaping products present similar symptoms
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COVID-19 and illnesses from vaping products present similar symptoms

Three adolescent cases demonstrate importance of patient history and e-cigarette or vaping product use-associated lung…

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Immigrants can be a force for economic growth, study shows
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Immigrants can be a force for economic growth, study shows

Research on the labor market impact of Puerto Rican migrants in Orlando finds a positive…

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Two professors from the department of Earth and Planetary Sciences selected as Fellows of The California Academy of Sciences
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Two professors from the department of Earth and Planetary Sciences selected as Fellows of The California Academy of Sciences

 The researchers were acknowledged for their commitment to “explore, explain, and sustain life” Two professors…

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Monarch butterfly wing length affected by migration behavior, according to UC Davis study
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Monarch butterfly wing length affected by migration behavior, according to UC Davis study

A graduate student discovered this pattern with the help of museums The size and length…

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COVID-19 cases reach new heights as the winter season approaches
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COVID-19 cases reach new heights as the winter season approaches

Daily cases and hospitalizations have peaked sooner than experts had expected Despite promising developments in…

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