MCDB News

June 26, 2019

The Department of MCD Biology is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018-19 Storke Fellowships.

March 26, 2019

Professor Otger Campàs receives New Investigator Award from the Society for Developmental Biology.

March 21, 2019

Neuroscientist Michael Goard receives funding for new memory research.

March 21, 2019

A ‘druggable’ mechanism of tau protein pathology could lead to new treatment for some of our most devastating neurodegenerative diseases.

December 5, 2018

Denise Montell’s research aims to uncover the fundamental mechanisms that control how cells build and maintain normal adult tissues so these mechanisms can be harnessed for the benefit of human health.

October 10, 2018

UCSB, UCSD and SBP researchers trace the complex and variable pathways to the deadly condition known as sepsis.

September 20, 2018

A new app developed by UCSB researchers enables a smartphone to ID bacteria in just one hour.

January 3, 2018

Biologists enhance the scientific understanding of calcium taste.

December 21, 2017

 Scientists discover that repeated food poisoning can trigger chronic disease.