Women in STEM

Emilie Roncali receives pilot grant to improve liver cancer treatment

October 05, 2017
Emilie Roncali, an Assistant Project Scientist in the Cherry Lab, has received an Institutional Research Grant Pilot Funding from the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center to investigate the effectiveness of combined radioemobolization therapy and PET imaging for liver cancer.

Paralyzed rats walk again after experimental treatment

August 03, 2017
Karen Moxon, a professor of biomedical and mechanical engineering at UC Davis, showed that a combined therapeutic regimen of drugs and physical therapy promoted cortical reorganization that bypassed a spinal cord injury, allowing paralyzed rats to walk again.