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Manel Camps appointed faculty director of UCSC Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurial Development

September 14, 2021 | Tim Stephens | UCSC
UC Santa Cruz has appointed Manel Camps, professor of microbiology and environmental toxicology and provost of Crown College, to serve as the director of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurial Development (CIED). Marco Rolandi, who had been appointed as director earlier this year, withdrew due to extenuating circumstances.

Ultrasensitive antigen test detects SARS-CoV-2 and influenza viruses

May 11, 2021 | Tim Stephens | UCSC

Researchers at UC Santa Cruz have developed a novel chip-based antigen test that can provide ultrasensitive detection of SARS-CoV-2 and influenza A, the viruses that cause COVID-19 and flu, respectively.

$2 million grant revamps Chemical Screening Center

Erin Malsbury | UCSC.edu | July 12, 2021
A $1.9 million High-End Instrumentation Grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will expedite research at the Chemical Screening Center at UC Santa Cruz.

PNAS Announces Six 2020 Cozzarelli Prize Recipients

National Academy of Sciences | March 15, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – The Editorial Board of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) has selected six papers published by PNAS in 2020 to receive the Cozzarelli Prize, an award that recognizes outstanding contributions to the scientific disciplines represented by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS). Papers were chosen from the more than 3,600 research articles that appeared in the journal last year and represent the six broadly defined classes under which the NAS is organized.

Two UCSC research teams recognized for outstanding papers in PNAS

Tim Stephens | UCSC | March 22, 2021

Papers by two teams of scientists at UC Santa Cruz are among the six winners and six finalists of the 2020 Cozzarelli Prize, selected by the editorial board of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) to recognize outstanding contributions to the scientific disciplines represented by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS).

Marco Rolandi appointed faculty director of UCSC Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurial Development

Tim Stephens | UCSC | April 06, 2021 UC Santa Cruz has appointed Marco Rolandi, professor and chair of the department of electrical and computer engineering, to serve as faculty director of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurial Development (CIED). CIED...

UC Santa Cruz researchers receive cell research grant

Ryan Stuart | Santa Cruz Sentinel | February 8, 2021
SANTA CRUZ – The National Institute of Health rewarded UC Santa Cruz researchers with a $1.25 million grant to study cellular genomics.

Confronting COVID

Lisa Renner | UC Santa Cruz Magazine | October 2020
As the world continues to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, UC Santa Cruz faculty are deploying their resources and expertise to help humanity find its way out of the grip of the deadly infection.

$3.7M NIH grant funds development of novel biosensor technology for diagnosing viral infections

Tim Stephens | UCSC | December 16, 2020
For over ten years, Ali Yanik has b]een working to develop novel biosensor technology to provide rapid, low-cost testing for disease diagnostics and precision medicine. Now, with a five-year, $3.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health, he and his collaborators are poised to complete the development and validation of a prototype and begin testing it in the field for detection of dengue fever, yellow fever, and Zika virus infections.

Slugs lauded as Hometown Heroes

Chancellor, faculty, staff and alumni honored at Santa Cruz Works event

$2 million grant revamps Chemical Screening Center

$2 million grant revamps Chemical Screening Center

Erin Malsbury | UCSC.edu | July 12, 2021
A $1.9 million High-End Instrumentation Grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will expedite research at the Chemical Screening Center at UC Santa Cruz.

PNAS Announces Six 2020 Cozzarelli Prize Recipients

PNAS Announces Six 2020 Cozzarelli Prize Recipients

National Academy of Sciences | March 15, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – The Editorial Board of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) has selected six papers published by PNAS in 2020 to receive the Cozzarelli Prize, an award that recognizes outstanding contributions to the scientific disciplines represented by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS). Papers were chosen from the more than 3,600 research articles that appeared in the journal last year and represent the six broadly defined classes under which the NAS is organized.

Two UCSC research teams recognized for outstanding papers in PNAS

Two UCSC research teams recognized for outstanding papers in PNAS

Tim Stephens | UCSC | March 22, 2021

Papers by two teams of scientists at UC Santa Cruz are among the six winners and six finalists of the 2020 Cozzarelli Prize, selected by the editorial board of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) to recognize outstanding contributions to the scientific disciplines represented by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS).

Confronting COVID

Confronting COVID

Lisa Renner | UC Santa Cruz Magazine | October 2020
As the world continues to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, UC Santa Cruz faculty are deploying their resources and expertise to help humanity find its way out of the grip of the deadly infection.

$3.7M NIH grant funds development of novel biosensor technology for diagnosing viral infections

$3.7M NIH grant funds development of novel biosensor technology for diagnosing viral infections

Tim Stephens | UCSC | December 16, 2020
For over ten years, Ali Yanik has b]een working to develop novel biosensor technology to provide rapid, low-cost testing for disease diagnostics and precision medicine. Now, with a five-year, $3.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health, he and his collaborators are poised to complete the development and validation of a prototype and begin testing it in the field for detection of dengue fever, yellow fever, and Zika virus infections.

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