UCSF Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
NEWS

Yifan Cheng, new HHMI Investigator

Yifan Cheng, here in the Biochemistry Department, along with Dr. Loren Frank, have been named Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) investigators. Congratulations Yifan and Loren! More...

iBioSeminar: Cynthia Kenyon: Genes/Cells that Determine the Lifespan of C.Elegans

Once it was thought that aging was just a random and haphazard process. Instead, the rate of aging turns out to be subject to regulation by transcription factors that respond to hormones and other signals. More...

Sushi Science and Pain.

Check out the Wasabi Receptor! Yifan Cheng and David Julius have solved the structure of the pain receptor TRPA1 at atomic resolution using cryo-electonmicroscopy. This work, "Structure of the TRPA1 ion channel suggests regulatory mechanisms," was published in Nature last week and featured on NPR. More...

EVENTS
Jul

10

Tetrad Thesis Talk: Trevor Parry
Identifying functional ubiquitylation
RH Auditorium, 3:30pm

Jul

10

2015 Bay Area RNA Club Meeting

http://barc.ucsf.edu/

Jul

19

UCSF Aids Walk
UCSF Campus Life Services Team for AIDS Walk SF
Events website

Sep

10


Sep

10

2015 Annual Tetrad Retreat
Sep 10-12, Register by Friday August 7th
Granlibakken Resort, Lake Tahoe

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