Congratulations to Karen, lab alumnus Kalimuthu Karuppanan, and collaborator Dr. Carroll E. Cross for this achievement! Patent No.: US 10,918,703 B2.
Aria Alamalhodaei, Discover Magazine, “Astronauts Get Sick, Too. Here’s the Tech That Could Grow Medicine on Mars”, February 9, 2021.
Alex Pearlman, NeoLife, “To Boldly Go Where No Pharma Has Gone Before”, January 14, 2021.
Noah Pflueger-Peters writes an article published in UC Davis News titled, “UC Davis joins new $274.5M bioindustrial manufacturing center,” about the new multi-institution center, the Bioindustrial Manufacturing and Design Ecosystem (BioMADE). Dr McDonald leads the UC Davis site.
The lab is included in a recent National Science Foundation Center grant awarded to UC Davis for open-access cultivated meat research to establishes Research, Training in Cultivated Meat: https://www.ucdavis.edu/news/uc-davis-establishes-research-training-cultivated-meat
Somen and Karen are serving as Guest Editors for special issue on Recombinant Proteins 2.0 are currently open for articles to be published by Journal of Molecular Sciences, August 2020. https://www.mdpi.com/journal/ijms/special_issues/recombinant_proteins_2
Megan Tatum writes an article that includes the lab’s research in The Pharmaceutical Journal, A Royal Pharmaceutical Society Publication, titled, “Drugs in Space: the pharmacy orbiting the Earth.”
Noah Pfleuger-Peters writes an article published by UC Davis Engineering Progress on the lab’s ongoing research with plant viruses titled, “Going Viral.”
Noah Pfleuger-Peters writes an article published in UC Davis News that covers Dr. McDonald’s involvement in a new diversity initiative titled, “UC Davis launches new PhD diversity initiative in biotechnology.”
The lab participates in a UC Davis Video on Covid-19 solutions: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xqULA49etkc,