News & Media

October 26, 2020

How We Get Around

Neuroscientist Sung Soo Kim receives prestigious NIH award to study how brains select landmarks for navigation

By Sonia Fernandez

July 14, 2020

An Affordable Alternative

A new tool slashes costs and opens optogenetics to scientists and students alike

By Harrison Tasoff

“In experimental biology, you often need to run a lot of experiments,” said UC Santa Barbara doctoral student David Tadres in Assistant Professor Matthieu Louis neurobiology lab. 

Matthieu Louis is a MCDB faculty member, and affiliated with the DYNS Program. 

June 18, 2020


Research Ramp-Up

With strict safety protocols and modifications, on-campus research operations gradually resume after COVID-19 cessation

By Shelly Leachman

June 15, 2020


Tracking Covert Infections

Researchers and medical staff collaborate to detect asymptomatic cases of COVID-19 on campus

By Sonia Fernandez

June 10, 2020

Science for Women

Neuroscientist Emily Jacobs has been awarded a $5 million NIH grant to advance women’s health

By Sonia Fernandez