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UCSD Science Solutions: $9.5M for Superbug Research

Posted by BCI Staff on Thu, Jul 21, 2016

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego recently received a five-year, $9.5 million award from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to study antibiotic resistance. The award will in-part be used for creating an interdisciplinary center for the researchers to meet to address the problem.

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More UCSD Key Facts:

-  Recent opening of the Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute Building.

-  In 2015, the NIH awarded a $30M grant to UCSD over five years for exploring DNA in the nucleus in 4 dimensions.

-  UCSD received $20M over five years to help better understand the pathology of chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

-  Four researchers were awarded the National Cancer Institute Outstanding Investigator Award with a totaling $18.7M awarded for their projects.



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"The Biotechnology show at UCSD provided a wealth of opportunities for brand awareness and business development. The staff and environment both exceeded my expectations, and I felt very supported..." - A. E., Exhibitor, UC San Diego BCI event

"This is the best show I’ve taken part in. There is so much new product information that can improve the speed of experiments and data. By the way, the food is delicious." – Y. T., UC San Diego BCI event

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 Exhibitors interested in showing their lab products to a research university that was ranked 6th in the nation by the NSF are invited to join Biotechnology Calendar, Inc. at the upcoming:

University of California, San Diego Biotechnology Vendor Showcase™ Event on Thursday, August 25, 2016.


For Exhibitors interested in the event:

 Learn More About UCSD Event > Click Here <

For researchers interested in attending the event:

Researchers: Pre-Register  for UCSD Event


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