Congratulations to MCB Professor Russell Vance on receiving the 2020 William B. Coley Award in recognition of his work on the cGAS-STING pathway.
Below are articles from various sources about members of MCB and their research.
Image courtesy UC Berkeley Digital Gallery, Keegan Houser.
The MCB department is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2020 PhD Commencement Honors and we congratulate the awardees!
MCB is excited to welcome all of our new students this fall!
Congratulations to MCB Associate Professor Polina Lishko and her Postdoctoral Fellow, Ana Milunovic Jevtic, on receiving inaugural awards from the Global Consortium for Reproductive Longevity and Equality (GCRLE)!
A new study assesses newborn screening techniques that promise parents the detection of rare metabolic disorders.
Congratulations to MCB graduate student Santiago Yori Restrepo on being selected as one of the 45 doctoral students and their advisors to received a 2020 Gilliam Fellowship!
Out today in Science Magazine, a recent collaboration between MCB Professor of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Structural Biology Jennifer Doudna and David Liu of the Broad Institute could lead to improved gene editing. Read the Berkeley News story here.
We sent our MCB PhD class of 2020 off in style last week with an online celebration to mark the occasion.
Researchers in the lab of Judith Klinman are exploring how PQQ is made in bacteria to understand and unlock the potential health benefits of PQQ in the foods we eat.
Over the past several months, our scientific community has united to find ways to slow the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus and end the COVID-19 pandemic. We've created a dedicated COVID-19 news page with the latest efforts from the MCB community.
Researchers Patrick Pausch and Basem Al-Shayeb are first authors of a paper describing CasPhi that will appear this week in the journal Science.
We welcome Dr. Megan Martik to MCB! She'll join the department as an Assistant Professor of Genetics, Genomics and Development.
How can physics help solve crucial questions in gene regulation?
Four MCB faculty members are part of a $20M NSF project to produce novel polymers in living cells.
Please read the MCB Co-Chairs follow-up message to the MCB Town Hall Meeting held last week.