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Luis Carvajal-Carmona receives award to investigate ethnic differences in diagnosis and treatment of gastric cancer

October 05, 2018
Study seeks to improve cancer survival for Latinos, Asians and Blacks UC Davis leads University of California precision medicine effort to address vast cancer health disparities (SACRAMENTO) UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center has received a $6.3 million grant from the National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities for a 5-year study to tease out why some ethnic and racial minority groups fare worse than whites when they get cancer and to find more precise treatments to improve their chances of survival.

Genome Center Faculty Megan Dennis earns NIH Director’s New Innovator Award

October 04, 2018
Assistant Professor Megan Dennis has been awarded $1.5M as part of the National Institute of Health Director's New Innovator Award.  More information about the award may be found here. [caption id="attachment_2285" align="alignright" width="2048"] The Dennis Lab[/caption]


Editor and Greenhouse Manager Jobs Available

September 28, 2018

The Michelmore lab is recruiting for two positions, a Greenhouse Manager and an Editor, which are open on the UC Davis HR website, https://hr.ucdavis.edu/careers/job-search .

  • Staff Research Associate II Greenhouse Manager, #03022416 with a closing date of October 12. The Greenhouse Manager will be responsible for maintaining a high quality greenhouse...


West Coast Metabolomics Center courses for 2019

September 27, 2018
Three courses are offered in 2019. See below for details! (a) one week course 'data processing and statistics', 01/2019 (b) three day course 'best practice in MS-based metabolomics', 05/2019 (c) two weeks course 'international summer sessions in metabolomics', 08/201