Congratulations to MCB Professor of Neurobiology John Ngai on being named the next Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative!
Below are articles from various sources about members of MCB and their research.
Congratulations to MCB Assistant Professor Samantha Lewis, who has been named a 2020 Winkler Scholar!
Last night we were thrilled to connect with 100+ of our talented and inspiring alumni at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference.
Congratulations to MCB Professor of Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Structural Biology and HHMI Investigator Jennifer Doudna on receiving the 2020 Wolf Prize in Medicine!
The MCB Department had an extraordinary 2019! We are so grateful for our phenomenal community of students, postdocs, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends.
Congratulations to MCB Professor of Neurobiology Ehud Isacoff on receiving the 2020–22 Memory & Cognitive Disorders Award from the McKnight Foundation!
The Advanced Bioimaging Center was recently featured in a Seeker video about microscopy advancements and exploring the microscopic universe inside cells.
MCB Professor of Neurobiology David Schaffer has been elected as a 2019 fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Congratulations to Diana Bautista on her promotion to MCB Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology!
Recent work from graduate student Franklin Caval-Holme and MCB Professor of Neurobiology Marla Feller suggests subtypes of ipRGC cells & non-ipRGC retinal cells communicate giving the retina more light sensitivity than once believed.
“I really appreciated the academic freedom I had at UC Berkeley… I left a lot of time open for research,” says Daniel Cardozo Pinto in the new Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute article about his work to map brain circuitry with MCB Assistant Professor of Neurobiology Stephan Lammel.
Read it here.
Read the Fall 2019 MCB Transcript here.
With a $106 MM gift from the Weill Family Foundation, UC Berkeley, UCSF and UW have launched a research network to speed the development of new therapies for diseases and disorders that affect the brain and nervous system.
MCB Professors Daniel Nomura and Britt Glaunsinger are featured in the current issue of Breakthroughs magazine, published by the UC Berkeley College of Natural Resources.
A new paper from the labs of MCB Professor and Judy C. Webb Chair James Hurley and MCB Assistant Professor Roberto Zoncu report the discovery of a novel checkpoint in cell growth signaling: the Lysosomal Folliculin Complex (LFC).