MCDB News

April 16, 2021

The Potamkin family, in partnership with the American Academy of Neurology and American Brain Foundation congratulate Kenneth Kosik, MA, MD, and Giovanna Mallucci, MD, PhD the recipients of The Potamkin Prize.

March 3, 2021

MCDB grad student Nora Wolcott is one of ten finalists in campus-wide competition.

February 16, 2021

Three junior faculty members at UC Santa Barbara are selected for fellowships from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

January 25, 2021

In a recent issue of the journal "Science", Ethan Ewe reflected on his experience negotiating the early stages of his academic and scientific career as a first-generation student from Malaysia.

November 12, 2020

Novel insights on cellular suicide could provide new avenues for cancer therapies.

October 26, 2020

Neuroscientist Sung Soo Kim receives prestigious NIH award to study how brains select landmarks for navigation

September 25, 2020

Fruit Flies Plug into the Matrix: A new budget-friendly virtual-reality system helps researchers study the brains of small animals

September 14, 2020

Surveillance study reveals how COVID-19 can travel silently through a community via asymptomatic carriers.

August 20, 2020

The MCDB Graduate Program congratulates soon-to-be PhD Neil Zhang in Professor Julie Simpson's group on his outstanding research and for sharing his experiences through the UCSB Graduate Division Individualized Professional Skills (IPS) Program.

June 15, 2020

Researchers and medical staff collaborate to detect asymptomatic cases of COVID-19 on campus.