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  • Bio-X Affiliated Faculty
    Dr. Matin's laboratory studies improvment in prodrug cancer chemotherapy; genetic and protein engineering to improve biological processes, such as bioremediation; microbial biofilms; cellular resistance to antimicrobial agents; and microbial stress response.
  • Awarded in 2018
    Home Department: Chemical Engineering
    Faculty Advisor: Gerald Fuller
    Talk Title: Dilatation mechanics and bubble coalescence of monoclonal antibody interfaces
    Event: Annual European Rheology Conference 2018

    Awarded in 2017
    Talk Title: Interfacial viscoelasticity of therapeutic protein solutions and The influence of protein- polymeric surfactant interfacial co-adsorption on thin film drainage and bubble coalescence
    Event: The Society of Rheology 88th Annual Meeting and the 91st Annual Meeting of the American Chemical Society Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry
  • Bio-X Graduate Student Fellow
    Awarded in 2009
    Home Department: Applied Physics
    Faculty Advisor: Zev Bryant (Bioengineering)
  • Awarded in 2017

    Home Department: Bioengineering
    Faculty Advisor: Christina Smolke
    Talk Title: Reconstitution of somatic hypermutation in yeast for targeted evolution
    Event: 2017 Gordon Research Conference on Molecular Evolution

  • Bio-X Affiliated Faculty
    The Gitler lab uses the baker's yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, as a model system to study the cell biology underpinning protein-misfolding diseases.
  • Awarded in 2016
    Home Department: Biology
    Faculty Advisor: Marcus Feldman
    Talk Title: Stochastically varying environments promote evolution of modularity and hierarchy in simulated bacterial metabolic networks
    2016 Society of Molecular Biology and Evolution

    Awarded in 2015

    Talk Title: Evolution of Hierarchy in Bacterial Metabolic Networks
    2015 Society for Molecular and Evolutionary Biology Annual Meeting

  • Bio-X Affiliated Faculty
    The Hsueh lab has been investigating the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying the hormonal regulation of ovarian follicle growth and differentiation.
  • Awarded in 2019

    Home Department: Neurology & Neurological Sciences
    Faculty Advisor: Josef Parvizi
    Talk Title: Human intracranial electrophysiology of the default, dorsal attention and salience networks
    Event: Organization for Human Brain Mapping 2019
    Supported by The Matthew Frank Family


  • Bio-X Graduate Student Fellow
    Awarded in 2015
    Home Department: Bioengineering
    Faculty Advisors: Sam Sanjiv Gambhir (Radiology), Irving Weissman (Pathology, Developmental Biology), William Greenleaf (Genetics), and Ron Levy (Medicine - Oncology)
  • Bio-X Affiliated Faculty
    Dr. Newman's lab builds novel data science tools to better understand the cellular and molecular composition of normal and neoplastic tissues.