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Summer Interns Return with a World of Experiences
09/30/2015

Summer Interns Return with a World of Experiences

Shayna Chabner McKinney
Caltech undergraduate students returned to campus this week, many after spending the summer working at companies in biotechnology, technology, and finance, among other fields. These students have had the opportunity to learn firsthand about the career opportunities and paths that may be available to them after graduation.
Back to School, 2015
09/28/2015

Back to School, 2015

Today marks the beginning of the new academic year here at Caltech. Get to know a little more about our students, our faculty, and what makes Caltech unique.
Beckman Auditorium
An Antibody That Can Attack HIV in New Ways
09/11/2015

An Antibody That Can Attack HIV in New Ways

Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Broadly neutralizing antibodies (bNAbs) are thought to be the future for treating and preventing HIV infections. A bNAb recently characterized by Caltech researchers can neutralize HIV in different states—increasing the antibody's promise as a therapeutic.
A New Partnership to Support Translational Medicine Research
09/10/2015

A New Partnership to Support Translational Medicine Research

Marisa Demers
Thanks to a three-year gift commitment from the Heritage Medical Research Institute (HMRI), Caltech and HMRI have established a new partnership that will provide nine Caltech faculty members with funding support to advance research that relates to medicine and patient care.
Developmental Biologist Eric H. Davidson Passes Away
09/04/2015

Developmental Biologist Eric H. Davidson Passes Away

Eric Harris Davidson, Caltech's Norman Chandler Professor of Cell Biology, passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2015. He was 78 years old.
Making Nanowires from Protein and DNA
09/03/2015

Making Nanowires from Protein and DNA

Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Using computational and experimental methods, researchers at Caltech have developed a technique for creating so-called protein–DNA nanowires—a hybrid biomaterial that could have important applications.
Student Biosciences Innovator Named International Research Fellow
08/17/2015

Student Biosciences Innovator Named International Research Fellow

Lorinda Dajose
Nathan Belliveau has been selected as a Howard Hughes Medical Institute International Student Research Fellow.
Women in STEM Preview Day
08/12/2015

Women in STEM Preview Day

Lorinda Dajose
More than 100 high school seniors and their families got an inside look at the impact Caltech women are making in the disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
NSF BRAIN Funding Awarded to Caltech Neuroscientist
08/12/2015

NSF BRAIN Funding Awarded to Caltech Neuroscientist

Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Richard Andersen receives inaugural BRAIN Initiative funding from the National Science Foundation for work with neural prosthetics.
brain drawing
Science for the Community
07/28/2015

Science for the Community

James Astorga
Nearly two dozen middle- and high-school students have been spending their summer studying biological systems in the field, classroom, and laboratory as part of the Community Science Academy @ Caltech.