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Building tiny bacteria-fighters from the bottom up

August 31, 2018
Faculty, researchers and students at the UC Davis Biomedical Engineering Department’s Tan Lab report they’ve successfully created bacteria-killing artificial cells that operate even in the poorest environments.

On the Fast Track

August 01, 2018
At 19, Nkechinyere Chidi-Ogbolu is like any other teenage girl — except that she just finished her first year as a Ph.D. student in the UC Davis biomedical engineering program.

Vivek Srinivasan Named Chancellor’s Fellow

February 01, 2018
Associate Professor Vivek Srinivasan has been named to the 2018 class of Chancellor’s Fellows. Dr. Srinivasan is developing new optical imaging technology that “sees” deeper into the living brain and makes out more detail in the living eye.

Shonit Sharma Wins First Place at Harvard Conference

January 31, 2018
Shonit Nair Sharma, a fourth-year UC Davis Biomedical Engineering major, received first place for his poster and delivered a plenary lecture at the Harvard National Collegiate Research Conference.