News & Media

January 24, 2019

The Builder and the Regulator

New knowledge about the interactions of messenger RNAs and micro-RNAs during brain development helps in the complex task of identifying neurological cell types

By James Badham

Professor Kennth Kosik

 

December 19, 2018

‘A Three-Player Game’

New insight into the mechanism of tau protein aggregation could lead to better in vitro models for neurodegenerative disease research

By Sonia Fernandez

Research on this study was conducted also by Jennifer N. Rauch, Michael Vigers, Zhikai Zeng, Timothy J. Keller and Kenneth S. Kosik of UC Santa Barbara; and Jack H. Freed and Madhur Srivastava of Cornell University.

December 04, 2018

Modeling the Microbiome

UCSB physicists develop new mathematical approaches to analyze interactions between gut bacteria

By Sonia Fernandez

UCSB physicist Jean Carlson is a DYNS faculty member

November 08, 2018

Bone Deep

UCSB physicists team with local startup bioProtonics to devise a technique to detect micron-level changes in bone composition

By Sonia Fernandez

UCSB physicist Jean Carlson is a DYNS faculty member

September 20, 2018

Smartphone, M.D.

A new app developed by UCSB researchers enables a smartphone to ID bacteria in just one hour

By Sonia Fernandez

Pages