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UCLA Apple Depression Challenge

August 4, 2020 marks an important milestone for the UCLA Depression Grand Challenge (DGC) – the beginning of a pilot research project in collaboration with Apple. The study seeks to develop more objective measures for detecting depression and anxiety, an integral part of the Depression Grand Challenge goals. Methods for detecting depression have remained virtually unchanged for approximately 100 years. UCLA is honored to help shape the foundational tools for diagnosis and for the promise that such tools might eventually enable us to link discovery research and treatment.

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Sony Research Award Program

As part of one of the world's most innovative and recognizable brands, we are committed to support university research and innovation in the U.S., Canada, and select European countries, while also fostering partnerships with university faculty and researchers. The Sony Research Award Program provides funding for cutting-edge academic research and helps build a collaborative relationship between faculty and Sony researchers.

BIOVIA Accelerates Development of Covid-19 Treatments

“By providing academic researchers access to BIOVIA Discovery Studio licenses, we’re helping to multiply the talent pool at work on the COVID-19 challenge, and we’re helping to shorten the process from concept to cure,” said Tien Luu, Ph.D., senior technical specialist, life sciences portfolio of BIOVIA.  “Discovery Studio can greatly accelerate every step of the research process, from the ability to identify the most promising target molecules for study to the ability to predict the toxicity of those target molecules.

COVID-19 Funding Opportunities and Resources

COVID-19 FUNDING & RESOURCES

We know this is a challenging time for researchers and entrepreneurs. UCLA TDG is committed to helping you navigate these uncertain times.

We have compiled the latest updates about resources – including funding opportunities, discounted services for startups, business relief programs and company preparedness resources, and webinars – that are available to help innovators, entrepreneurs, and startups address the challenges you may be facing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

UCLA TDG STAFF WORKING REMOTE

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UCLA TDG is exercising caution with regard to novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Accordingly, most of our staff are working remotely. Remote TDG staff will use the Zoom Meeting client to conduct meetings, and are available via phone and email during regular business hours.