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Will we be making our morphine at home? A chat with Professor John Dueber on brewing opiates with synthetic biology.
Professor Amy Herr has been named the the inaugural faculty director of the Bakar Fellows Program. The Bakar Fellows Program at UC Berkeley fosters faculty entrepreneurship in the...
Acclaimed biologists, chemists will serve on the science initiative's advisory boards
A new look 100 miles beneath a massive tectonic plate as it dives under North America has helped clarify the subduction process that generates earthquakes, volcanoes and the rise...
An unprecedented collaboration between the Bay Area's three premier research universities