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Carolyn Rasmussen Discusses CRISPR-Cas9 at UCR Science Lecture Series

By | 2018-04-24T00:49:17+00:00 April 24th, 2018|

Stream CEPCEB Assistant Professor Carolyn Rasmussen's lecture "Feeding the World: From Mendel to CRISPR", where she discusses the gene editing tool CRISPR-Cas9 and its wide range of potential applications and challenges.  Presented through the UC Riverside Lecture Series "Gene Editing: Are We Playing God?"

IIGB Plant Biologists Dominate at the Western ASPB Conference

By | 2018-03-03T00:36:46+00:00 March 3rd, 2018|

The University of California, Riverside Department of Botany & Plant Sciences swept multiple Graduate and Undergraduate Award categories at the most recent American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB) Western Section Conference on Saturday, February 3, 2018. Pablo Martinez (Carolyn Rasmussen lab) was awarded Best Graduate Student Talk for his work using a single-molecule approach to [...]

Distinguished Professor Named Interim Editor-in-Chief of PNAS

By | 2018-02-06T02:02:48+00:00 February 6th, 2018|

Natasha V. Raikhel, Distinguished Professor Emerita of Plant Cell Biology and former director of the Institute for Integrative Genome Biology (IIGB), has been named interim editor-in-chief of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS). Established in 1914, PNAS is one of the world’s most-cited multidisciplinary scientific journals, [...]

Thomas Girke receives inaugural Natasha V. Raikhel award

By | 2018-01-21T05:00:26+00:00 January 21st, 2018|

The Institute for Integrative Genome Biology at the University of California, Riverside awarded its inaugural Natasha V. Raikhel Award in Research Innovation and Science Leadership to Thomas Girke, Professor of Bioinformatics and Director of UCR’s High Performance Computing Center. Announced during the Center for Plant Cell Biology’s 15th Annual Symposium and Awards Ceremony on December 8, this award [...]