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The Infection Heist

July 15, 2019

If you’ve seen any heist movie, you know it takes a team to get the job done. The safe-cracker, the inside man, the getaway driver. Each member plays a key role, without which the group’s success is jeopardized. Viruses in a competitive environment work in a similar way. [Article]

Guardians of the Genome

May 15, 2019

UC Davis Researchers Unlock the Genetics of Cancer to Advance the Future of Personalized Medicine. [Article]


Study Abroad Program

October 11, 2018

Biology on the Emerald Isle: Study Abroad Program Provides Transformative Experiences [Article]

The Shape of DNA

September 17, 2018

Mariel Vazquez Discusses the Mathematics of the Shape of DNA [Article]

Discovering Curiosity

August 06, 2018

Discovering Curiosity: How Parenthood Informed Priya Shah’s Fundamental Virology Research [Article]

Keck Foundation Award

June 26, 2018
The Montpetit, Fraser and Shah Labs are working together on a new Keck-funded research program to understand how Flaviviridae viral RNAs interact with the host.

Excellence in Undergraduate Research

June 20, 2018
Congratulations to Professor Neil Hunter and Chris Nosala for being awarded the Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Research/Mentoring Undergraduate Research.