Members of the Robert Tjian and Xavier Darzacq lab have repurposed a student teaching lab to make 120 gallons of hand sanitizer per week for distribution, through volunteers, to needy populations in the Bay Area.
Below are articles from various sources about members of MCB and their research.
Congratulations to MCB Professor of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Structural Biology Jennifer Doudna on her 2020 Guggenheim Fellowship!
On April 2, the MCB Industrial Affiliates Program (IAP) hosted its annual Spring Symposium virtually via Zoom. The event brought together about 80 attendees with industry representatives from eight biotech companies.
Compliments to MCB Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology Matthew Welch on receiving one of two 2020 Carol D. Soc Distinguished Graduate Student Mentoring Awards!
Congratulations to Roberto Zoncu on receiving tenure and his promotion to MCB Associate Professor!
Congratulations to MCB Professor of Neurobiology Marla Feller on receiving a UC Berkeley Distinguished Teaching Award!
Congratulations to MCB Professor of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Structural Biology Jennifer Doudna on her 2020 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science!
MCB Associate Professor of Neurobiology Na Ji and her colleagues have developed a new imaging technique.
Congratulations to Nicolas Ingolia on receiving tenure and his promotion to MCB Associate Professor!
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Congratulations to MCB Professor Sabeeha Merchant, on receiving an Investigator Award from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation!
Merchant, along with a cohort of 14 other scientists, will receive five years of unrestricted support to pursue innovative, risky research that has a high potential for significant conceptual and methodological advances in aquatic symbiosis.
Congratulations to Elçin Ünal on receiving tenure and her promotion to MCB Associate Professor!
Recent work from the lab of MCB Professor Andrew Dillin, led by Postdoctoral fellow Ashley Frakes, has identified brain cells that help extend life in worms and maybe mice, which could lead to drugs that improve human muscle health & lifespan.
Read the Berkeley News article here.
Congratulations to Dirk Hockemeyer on receiving tenure and his promotion to MCB Associate Professor!
Congratulations to MCB Professor of Immunology and Pathogenesis Gregory Barton on being named a 2020 American Academy of Microbiology Fellow!