10/02/2013 12:59:28
Kathy Svitil
For the third year in a row, the California Institute of Technology has been rated the world's number one university in the Times Higher Education global ranking of the top 200 universities.
09/30/2013 06:26:04
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Two researchers from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have received Director's Awards from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) High Risk-High Reward research program.
09/23/2013 09:30:41
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Caltech researchers have found a new species of microbe responsible for acetogenesis, an important process in termite nutrition.
09/22/2013 17:16:29
Kathy Svitil
In a move that creates an academic division unlike any other among its peer institutions, Caltech has combined the disciplines of biology and biological engineering into a new Division of Biology and Biological Engineering.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Biosafety & Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) Training

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Biosafety & Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) Training

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Biosafety & Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) Training

09/18/2013 09:28:29
Kimm Fesenmaier
As many as 1 million nematode species are thought to live on Earth, and many are pests or parasites that ravage crops and spread diseases. They also happen to share many genes that are found in humans, and are intensively researched by labs around the world.
09/17/2013 11:14:55
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
During the past century, programmable technologies evolved from spinning gears and vacuum tubes to transistors and microchips. Now, a group of Caltech researchers and their colleagues at the University of Washington, Harvard University, and UC San Francisco are exploring how biologically important molecules—like DNA, RNA, and proteins—could be the next generation of programmable devices.
09/16/2013 11:45:04
Ann Motrunich

When certain cells in our bodies are missing or nonfunctional, the only current options are to treat the symptoms with drugs or try to acquire transplants. But what if cells in our own bodies could be transformed to take on the missing functions?

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