Research

Job Opportunity: Junior Specialist Position

January 06, 2020
The College of Engineering at the University of California, Davis invites applications from qualified candidates for Junior Specialist positions. Candidates should have a Bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering, engineering, neurobiology or related field, or equivalent research experience.

Undergraduate Researchers Make Surprising Discovery in Mechanotransduction Research

October 02, 2019
Undergraduate researchers in the Yamada Lab discovered that when force is applied to a cell, a protein called cten is recruited to these fibrous structures. Since actin was long believed to be an important part of mechanotransduction, the UC Davis researchers inhibited actin to simply show that cten recruitment required actin. To their surprise, the mechano-sensitive response of cten was still present.

Job Opportunity: Louie Lab Seeks Postdoctoral Scholar

September 03, 2019
The Louie lab in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at UC Davis is seeking motivated, intelligent, self-starters for postdoctoral positions that are part of an NIH project to develop targeted anticoagulants for treatment in atrial fibrillation.

Tan Lab Seeks Postdoctoral Researcher

May 13, 2019
Applications are invited for one Postdoctoral Researcher position in Bottom-up and Cell-free Biology at the University of California, Davis.