Department News

Below are articles from various sources about members of MCB and their research.

March 11, 2022

Big ThanksThank you for seizing the moment and helping us reach our fundraising goals during Big Give!

March 09, 2022
February 15, 2022

Yvette FisherAssistant Professor of Neurobiology Yvette Fisher has been selected as a winner of the 2022 Sloan Research Fellowship. The fellowship from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is provided to early-career scholars who show promising scientific research. Read more... 

February 08, 2022

Get to Know the MCB Class of 2021 Research Fund Recipients

By Max He


January 26, 2022

AAAS fellowsMCB Professor Eva Nogales was elected as a 2021 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) fellow along with 8 other members of the UC Berkeley community. Read more...

January 21, 2022

Hernan Garcia The Society for Developmental Biology has awarded MCB Assistant Professor of Genetics, Genomics, and Development, Hernan Garcia, with the 2022 Elizabeth D. Hay New Investigator Award. This award is given to new investigators who have demonstrated outstanding research in developmental biology in the early stages of their career.

January 11, 2022

CZ Biohub investigatorsCongratulations to MCB's newest Chan Zuckerberg Biohub Investigators!

January 05, 2022

Polina LishkoAssociate Professor Polina Lishko has been named the 2022 Bakar Prize recipient.

December 17, 2021

As a community we are so grateful to be back together and hope you enjoy our year-end video highlighting our extraordinary community!


December 14, 2021

Stephan LammelThe McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience has selected MCB faculty member Stephan Lammel as one of four projects to receive the 2022 Neurobiology of Brain Disorders (NBD) Awards.