UCSF Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
NEWS

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...

UCSF Center for Next-Gen Precision Medicine Diagnostics

Building on its pioneering research into the use of genomic technology to rapidly diagnose life-threatening diseases, UC San Francisco has launched a dedicated research center to explore how this potentially transformative approach to critical care medicine could be widely integrated into healthcare settings. More...

Dr. Blackburn awarded the Royal Society Medal!

The Royal Medal is awarded to acknowledge the most important discoveries in the physical, biological, and applied sciences. Nobel Laureate Dr. Elizabeth Blackburn received a Royal Medal, what is considered the most prestigious medal awarded by the Royal Society, for her work on the prediction and discovery of telomerase and the role of telomeres in protecting and maintaining the genome. Congratulations! More...

EVENTS
Apr

13

Ron Dror, Stanford
PAK Lecture
GH Aud, 12-1pm

Apr

17

Chi-Huey Wong, Scripps
TBA
GH Aud, 12-1pm

May

4

Gurol Sel, UCSD
Metabolic oscillations and electrical signaling
GH Aud, 12-1pm

May

11

Nieng Yan, Tsinghua University
A Molecular Movie of the Excitation-Contraction Coupling
GH Aud, 12-1pm

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