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SoCalGas Launches Fueling Our Communities Program to Support Disadvantaged Communities in LA County

SoCalGas Launches 2021 Fueling Our Communities Program to Support Disadvantaged Communities in Los Angeles County Utility partners with charitable organizations to provide free meals to thousands while stimulating local businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic Los Angeles, April 12, 2021 – Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) in conjunction with eight regional charity organizations today launched…

City of Hope TGen IDs COVID-19 gene

City of Hope – TGen IDs gene that may explain disparity in COVID-19 effects

By Steve Yozwiak | March 26, 2021 City of Hope’s Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) has identified a specific genetic target that could help explain the tremendous variation in how sick those infected with COVID-19 become. The study results, recently published in the journal mSphere, describe a molecule made from DNA — miR1307 — as a potential “dimmer switch” that may influence the severity…

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LA County Mortgage Relief Program to Offer $20,000 Grants to Property Owners Affected by COVID-19

LA County Mortgage Relief Program to Offer $20,000 Grants to Property Owners Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Consumer and Business Affairs (DCBA) is pleased to announce the new LA County Mortgage Relief Program, a partnership with Neighborhood Housing Services of LA County (NHS) and local HUD-approved housing…

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Small Business Stabilization Loan No Longer Accepting Applications

Small Business Stabilization Loan No Longer Accepting Applications   Los Angeles, April 5, 2021 – The Los Angeles County Development Authority’s (LACDA) Small Business Stabilization Loan Program has reached its application limit as loan funding requests have exceeded $30 million. Launched on January 28, 2021, the Small Business Stabilization Loan Program provides eligible businesses with…