Molecular Biology

New2UCDavis : Balance

Welcome to UC Davis. Lets explore why you can find balance at this institution with Professor Tobias Warner, PhD.

In the news: Representing UC Davis

UC Davis undergraute student Umayr Sufi is featured in the admissions brochure and university website. These features were done in order to highlight his passion for research and helping others – and is aimed at new students entering UC Davis.

New2UCDavis : Utilizing what you study

Here at UC Davis learning is not restricted to just a classroom. Find out how you can use what you study to impact your community.

New2UCDavis : Finding your passion

Welcome to UC Davis. Here is one way to find your passion at this elite institution with Professor Bruce W. Draper, PhD.

In the news : Harvard National Collegiate Research Conference

UC Davis undergraduate student Umayr Sufi won an invitation to the prestigious National Collegiate Research Conference, whose mission is building an interdisciplinary research community among undergraduate students, and promoting undergraduate research.

In the news: UC World Food Challenge

Evaluating the use of hygroscopic salts to store and keep produce safe and fresh earned Umayr Sufi and his lab at UC Davis an award from the UC wide World Food Center challenge.

I <3 Viruses

In the “science is seren’diptous” series, we continue to look at the amazing systems in the world of biology. We go into viruses this time, exploring how they aren’t all bad, and can actually help a human survive.

SIS : The amazing bacteria : communication

Bacteria are essential to the earth, and to humans in particular. They do a lot of good things, but we tend to focus on the bad things they do to us. We ask – How do they do anything at all? Professor Bonnie L. Bassler from Princeton University explains, and we take a look.