Department News

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

February 18, 2021

Congratulations to Nicolas Altemose on being named a 2020 HHMI Hanna Gray Fellow!

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February 17, 2021

Congratulations to MCB Assistant Professor Andrea Gomez on receiving the C.J. Herrick Award in Neuroanatomy from the American Association for Anatomy!


February 03, 2021

Our community sadly lost a pillar on Friday, January 22, 2021, when Nilabh Shastri, PhD, passed away. Shastri was a Professor at UC Berkeley from 1987–2018 and a cornerstone of the immunology community. He served as MCB Immunology and Pathogenesis Division Head from 2010–2015, was a gifted and dedicated teacher and will be remembered for his kind spirit and generous nature.  


January 28, 2021

Congratulations to MCB professor Douglas Koshland on receiving the 2021 Genetics Society of America Medal!


January 26, 2021

UC Berkeley graduate student Juan Manuel Perez Bertoldi writes about the latest study from the lab of professor Eva Nogales, published recently in Science Magazine.


December 22, 2020

Raulet and Shastri 2021 AAI Distinguished Fellows
David Raulet and Nilabh Shastri have been announced as 2021 American Association of Immunologists (AAI) Distinguished Fellows, which recognizes members for distinguished careers and outstanding scientific contributions as well as service to AAI and the immunology community.


December 17, 2020

Despite 2020 being a challenging year for us all, there have also been some incredible silver linings for MCB. As a department, we couldn't be more proud of how our community came together to find new innovative ways to excel in research, teaching, and public service.

Read more and enjoy our year-end video...

December 10, 2020

Congratulations to Evan Miller on receiving tenure and his promotion to MCB Associate Professor!


November 19, 2020

Learn how the MCB community has risen to the challenges and unpredictability of 2020 together and read about our responses to the COVID-19 crisis, efforts to address systemic racism, and our many reasons to celebrate.

Read the Fall 2020 MCB Transcript here.

November 18, 2020

Congratulations to incoming MCB Assistant Professor Yvette Fisher on being selected to serve as an Allen Institute Next Generation Leader!