Tagged: Research

Danica Fujimori Receives Bowes Biomedical Investigator Award

Fujimori was named this year's Bowes Biomedical Investigator

Kotis joins leadership of UCSF Health as chief pharmacy executive

Desi Kotis, PharmD, is committed to bringing the highest level of pharmacy care to patients at UCSF Health.

‘AeroNabs’ promise powerful, inhalable protection against COVID-19

As COVID-19 hit and UCSF labs shut down, the Manglik and Walter labs got to work using nanobodies (camelid-derived antibodies) to counter the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein. Biophysics student Bryan Faust is one of the co-first authors on the resulting study.

Update from the Dean: Back to School

Dean Guglielmo provides updates on ongoing efforts with science, education, and patient care in the School.

Nanobody-based antiviral developed at UCSF effectively blocks SARS-CoV-2 in the lab

School scientists developed an antiviral that fights SARS-CoV-2 that can be given as a nasal spray

Dozens of presumed inactive ingredients may impact human biology

School scientists identify excipients with potential to cause side effects

The Kidney Project wins KidneyX Award to enable simpler, safer at-home dialysis

School's efforts to develop artificial kidney receive $500,000 boost

How targeting a key SARS-CoV-2 enzyme could lead to an antiviral drug

The chemical fragments could bind to and disable an enzyme that helps the virus replicate.