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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:56:32 +0000Bakar Fellow Kathy Collins, professor of biophysics, biochemistry and structural biology, is working develop and market a technology to increase the diagnostic power of non-surgical biopsies
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 18:24:39 +0000The ruling says that the inventions claimed in the pending U.S. patent application filed by the Doudna/Charpentier research group and those filed by the Broad Institute are separately patentable, moving the Doudna/Charpentier group’s application closer to issuance as a U.S. patent.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 19:43:42 +0000For Valentine's Day, UC Berkeley psychologists and neuroscientists Robert Levenson, Emiliana Simon-Thomas and Arthur Aron talked about the differences between attraction, early-relationship passion and enduring love.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:00:28 +0000CZ Biohub Investigators will focus on new tools to accelerate the pace of biomedical discovery
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 18:51:48 +0000Research by biochemist James Hurley, professor of molecular and cell biology and a Bakar Fellow, is developing a new drug to boost the natural process that sweeps away debris leftover from cells’ metabolic work, which could otherwise threaten their survival.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000Among the international consortium's tasks are exploring the role of 21st-century populism, a contemporary critique of violence, and assessing the global university.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 19:58:48 +0000Its research offers building operators, managers and designers new tools to enhance energy efficiency, environmental quality and livability for residents and workers — from the open-office plan and the cubicle to multifamily structures
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:15:22 +0000Five year, $125 million investment in Innovative Genomics Institute will help improve global food security and the environment
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:00:04 +0000Discovering how the immune system responds to pathogens could lead to new therapies for cancer, and vice versa
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:00:54 +0000Study finds that blinking prompts eye muscles to keep our vision in line
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:00:02 +0000Releasing molecular brake lets pluripotent stem cells develop into a broader range of cell types, akin to the potential of fertilized eggs
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 16:00:32 +0000Berkeley researchers found two compact CRISPR systems, CasX and CasY, nearly doubling the potential tools like CRISPR-Cas9 for genome editing
Wed, 21 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000Slightly upping office temperatures and equipping workers with smart fans can save significantly on energy costs while maintaining employee comfort
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 16:00:29 +0000After priming, brain rapidly retunes to detect language patterns in formerly unintelligible speech
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 22:27:58 +0000Dec. 5 event at UCSF co-sponsored by UC Berkeley, Stanford
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:00:15 +0000TV shows may have us fooled, but in real life, our brains make accurate snap judgments about what is real.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 16:45:59 +0000A new study from UC Berkeley argues against the rejuvenating properties of young blood and points to old blood, or molecules within, as driving the aging process.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 22:23:32 +0000First study in the U.S. to measure exposure to 59 toxic chemicals in pregnant women and their newborns
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 21:00:51 +0000Analysis of mind-wandering studies offers new perspective on mental disorders
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:23:46 +0000Neuroscientist Michael Yartsev will study the neurobiological basis of language learning in the small mammals' brains with the aim of helping crack the mysteries of language disorders.