UCSF Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
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Bold & Basic Grant Awarded to Reiter, Raleigh & Poskanzer

QBI held a competition to give away 1.1 million dollars for bold ideas and basic research in cancer and psychiatry. Four grants and four fellowships were awarded to the best collaborative ideas that merged both basic and clinical research. Jeremy Reiter and David Raleigh proposed a bold idea in cancer: How fats cause cancer: Lipids in the primary cilium activate oncogenic Hedgehog signaling.

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Martin Kampmann receives Ben Barres Early Career Acceleration Award from Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

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Bruce Alberts receives 2016 Lasker~Koshland Award

We share the Chancellor's excitement in announcing the news that Bruce Alberts, PhD, UCSF Chancellor's Leadership Chair in Biochemistry and Biophysics for Science and Education, has received the 2016-Lasker~Koshland Award for Special Achievement in Medical Science. One of the highest honors in biomedicine, this award is given every two years by the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation. More...

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7


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21


Apr

28

BSS, Kim Cooper, UC San Diego
"How (and why) the jerboa got its long feet"
GH AuD 106, 12pm

May

5

BSS, Maureen Barr, Rutgers
TBA
GH AUD 106, 12pm

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