The University of California, Berkeley is home to more than 130 academic departments and 80 interdisciplinary research units and addressing the world’s most pertinent challenges.

The Department of Molecular and Cell BiologyThe teaching and research activities of the department concern the molecular structures and processes of cellular life and their roles in the function, reproduction, and development of living organisms.

The Henry Wheeler Center for Emerging and Neglected Diseases (CEND) is a a multi-disciplinary research unit aimed at helping the University of California, Berkeley make innovative and substantial contributions to the global response to emerging and neglected infectious diseases

The Bay Area Virus Network is, a resource for scientists, engineers, and clinical researchers in the San Francisco Bay Area.

The Cancer Research Laboratory (CRL) provides world-class scientists at Berkeley with resources and facilities that will help them in their ambitious quest to develop novel therapeutic approaches to cancer.