05/16/2018 15:13:58
Lori Dajose
Elliot Meyerowitz is a recipient of the 2018 Gruber Genetics Prize.
05/11/2018 08:15:08
Lori Dajose
Caltech scientists have engineered cells to create spatial patterns in a dish similar to those that occur during embryonic development.
05/09/2018 20:49:59
Lori Dajose
A new approach developed at Caltech is an important step in cracking the code of mysterious, noncoding regions of DNA.
05/03/2018 11:03:10
Lori Dajose
Many studies have linked the gut microbiome to health and disease. New research from Caltech reveals mechanisms utilized by gut bacteria to assemble a microbiome in the first place.
An electron microscopy image of a section of the mouse gut, showing B. fragilis aggregating close to the epithelial cells that make up the lining of the gut.
05/03/2018 09:02:55
Lori Dajose
The 2018 Edward M. Scolnick Prize in Neuroscience is awarded to Caltech's David Anderson.
David Anderson in front of a whiteboard with equations.
04/23/2018 12:16:12
Emily Velasco
A glow-in-the-dark contact lens developed by graduate students working for Yu-Chong Tai, Caltech's Anna L. Rosen Professor of Electrical Engineering and Medical Engineering, could help stave off blindness in the hundreds of millions of people who suffer from diabetes across the globe.
An image of a contact lens glowing in the dark.
04/18/2018 11:24:29
Emily Velasco
Professor of Biochemistry Bil Clemons has developed a software tool that can predict how well bacteria will produce specific proteins needed for pharmaceutical research.
An artist's depiction of a bacterial cell
04/10/2018 06:52:29
Lori Dajose
Using a tiny array of electrodes implanted in the brain's somatosensory cortex, Caltech scientists have induced sensations of touch and movement in the hand and arm of a paralyzed man.
fMRI of a brain
04/05/2018 11:01:00
Emily Velasco
Researchers in the lab of Frances Arnold have used directed evolution to breed bacteria that produce synthetically versatile, high-energy carbon rings in an efficient way.
An artist's depiction of a bacterial enzyme and the high-energy carbon ring it created.
03/29/2018 13:39:44
Lori Dajose
Yuki Oka is the 2018 recipient of the Ajinomoto Award for Young Investigators in Gustation.
Yuki Oka, assistant professor of biology
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