UC Davis clinicians and engineers collaborate to develop low-cost portable ventilator
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UC Davis clinicians and engineers collaborate to develop low-cost portable ventilator

 Ventilator created with goal of 80% functionality for 10% of cost compared to commercially available…

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UC Davis nursing professor named as fellow in American Medical Informatics Association
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UC Davis nursing professor named as fellow in American Medical Informatics Association

Katherine Kim regarded as “pioneer” in field of medical informatics Katherine Kim, an assistant professor…

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Lee School Prize Competition to reward entrepreneurs for ideas combatting COVID-19 impacts on hospitality, travel, entertainment industries
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Lee School Prize Competition to reward entrepreneurs for ideas combatting COVID-19 impacts on hospitality, travel, entertainment industries

Highlighting innovation, entrepreneurship during a pandemic Commercialization of innovation has become more and more relevant…

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UC Davis students develop diagnostic method for stroke patients
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UC Davis students develop diagnostic method for stroke patients

Big Bang! Business Competition encourages intersection of innovation, entrepreneurship   Despite unprecedented circumstances due to the…

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Traffic, emissions, fuel-tax revenues decline due to shelter-in-place guidelines
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Traffic, emissions, fuel-tax revenues decline due to shelter-in-place guidelines

Social distancing mitigations put U.S. on track to meet goals of Paris Climate Accord As…

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UC Davis announces two new COVID-19 live video series
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UC Davis announces two new COVID-19 live video series

New series updates public on COVID-19 research To provide the public with regular updates on…

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An ensuing crisis or opportunity? The role, quandary of replication in science
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An ensuing crisis or opportunity? The role, quandary of replication in science

UC Davis researchers, faculty speak to the reasons behind, the impact of the replication crisis…

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Almond orchard recycling a sustainable and beneficial strategy for growing almonds
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Almond orchard recycling a sustainable and beneficial strategy for growing almonds

UC study reveals soil health improvements, increased yields associated with orchard recycling  Whole orchard recycling…

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New study highlights success of gene drive technology with preventing mosquito-spread diseases
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New study highlights success of gene drive technology with preventing mosquito-spread diseases

Genetically engineered mosquitoes join fight against vector borne illness Malaria is one of the most…

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UC President thanks UC researchers for COVID-19 related work at UC Davis’ second virtual COVID-19 symposium
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UC President thanks UC researchers for COVID-19 related work at UC Davis’ second virtual COVID-19 symposium

Researchers, medical professionals across UC system share recent work, answer questions regarding novel coronavirus On…

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Role of architecture in disease transmission emphasized in research from UC Davis, University of Oregon
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Role of architecture in disease transmission emphasized in research from UC Davis, University of Oregon

Humidity, ventilation among factors that affect viral transmission within buildings The built environment and building…

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Asian giant hornets sighted in US for first time, UC Davis entomologists say media exaggerated severity of issue
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Asian giant hornets sighted in US for first time, UC Davis entomologists say media exaggerated severity of issue

Despite sightings of giant hornet species, spread through North America highly unlikely, experts say  Giant,…

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Psychology study on oxytocin uncovers possible ways to alleviate social withdrawal symptoms for individuals with mental illnesses
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Psychology study on oxytocin uncovers possible ways to alleviate social withdrawal symptoms for individuals with mental illnesses

Experiments with mice illustrate “social vigilance,” “behavioral inhibition” also seen in humans To “flatten the…

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UC Davis research finds strong links between emerging infectious diseases, threatened animal species
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UC Davis research finds strong links between emerging infectious diseases, threatened animal species

Primates, bats among groups with higher viral transmission rates There are newly discovered links between…

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Testing of COVID-19 skin patch vaccine begun by Verndari Inc. in collaboration with UC Davis
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Testing of COVID-19 skin patch vaccine begun by Verndari Inc. in collaboration with UC Davis

UC Davis Mouse Biology Program collaborates with biopharmaceutical company by conducting animal trials Imagine being…

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