Science Market Update

UCLA: Meet Nearly 500 Top Researchers this Fall

Posted by BCI Staff on Wed, Aug 28, 2019

With 290 medical research centers and distinctive institutes, the University of California, Los Angeles is a powerhouse research university employing some of the leading life science researchers in the world. With a powerful global reputation, the University of California, Los Angeles offers a promising marketplace for lab suppliers working to market their biotech solutions and increase lab sales.

UCLA: Meet Nearly 500 Top Researchers this Fall

 

Perhaps you are a lab supplier with a long history of doing business with UCLA life science researchers, or maybe you are brand new to the market. Regardless of your time investment, increasing lab sales at the University of California, Los Angeles is as easy as taking advantage of Biotechnology Calendar, Inc.’s well-established connections at the university and exhibiting at the upcoming UCLA event. Why should you focus on this marketplace? Consider these most recent funding statistics for the University of California, Los Angeles:

  • 2017 Total R&D Expenditures: $1,076,917,000
  • 2017 Life Science R&D Expenditures: $761,824,000

  • 2017 Total R&D ranking: 12th
  • 2018 NIH Funding: $408,733,609
  • A $50 million philanthropic gift was awarded to the University of California, Los Angeles to support the five-year, $4.2 billion, fund raising Centennial Campaign.
  • UCLA's AIDS Malignancy Consortium, led by professor of medicine Ronald Mitsuyasu, received nearly $24 million in NIH funding in 2018 and over $136 million since 2006.

  • UCLA's AIDS Clinical Trials Group, led by professor of medicine Judith Currier, received $24.5 million in NIH funding in 2018 and over $483 million since 2006.

Read More

Tags: CA, University of California Los Angeles, California, funding resource, Los Angeles, LAVS

New Research Facility Opens at USC Keck School

Posted by Gloria Beverage on Thu, Dec 06, 2018

USC recently opened the USC Stevens Hall for Neuroimaging, the new home for the Mark and Mary Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics Institute. The sleek, modern, state-of-the-art research building is located on the southern edge of USC's Health Sciences Campus and will help accelerate research on neurological disorders such as autism and Alzheimer’s Disease.

Read More

Tags: CA, University of Southern California, new research building, New research facilities, California, USC, Southwest Region, New research center, Neuroradiology, Neurological Research

$10M Gift Benefits Sports Medicine Research at USC

Posted by Gloria Beverage on Fri, Nov 16, 2018

 

Researchers and clinicians at the newly renamed University of Southern California's Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine will collaborate with the university’s Athletics Department and the Keck School of Medicine to develop innovative injury prevention strategies to not only keep Trojan student-athletes healthy, but also help predict the risk of injury and reinjury. $10,000,000 recently donated by the Epstein Family Foundation will help USC staff achieve this.  

Read More

Tags: CA, University of Southern California, New research facilities, California, USC, Southwest Region, New research center, biomedical researh, Biotechnology trade show, Sports Medicine

University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine Researchers Given $4 million NIH grant

Posted by Gloria Beverage on Fri, Sep 21, 2018

Two USC stem cell researchers have received a combined $4 million from the National Institute of Health (NIH). Dr. Qi-Long Ying will oversee a $1.32 million grant focusing on how two specific proteins influence whether stem cells self-renew to produce additional stem cells or become more specialized cell types. A $2.82 million grant awarded to Dr. Neil Segil will explore why humans are unable to recover from hearing loss, while birds and reptiles can.  

Read More

Tags: CA, University of Southern California, California, USC, Southwest Region, stem cell research market, Biotech Vendor Showcase, laboratory suppliers, New research center, stem cell science, Biotech Showcase 2018

$8 M in Research Funding to Expand Stem Cell Trials at UC Davis

Posted by Rebecca Inch-Partridge on Mon, Oct 16, 2017

UC Davis has a long history of ground breaking stem cell research. Possible therapies studied range from advanced wound healing, treating HIV, and reduced vision loss to the regeneration of bone in otherwise non-healing fractures. Now The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) has awarded UC Davis Medical Center scientists nearly $8 million in research funding to launch a special clinical trials program in Sacramento. The goal of the grant is to accelerate the development and delivery of stem cell therapies in human patients.

Read More

Tags: CA, Current Biotechnology Events, immunotherapy, Stem cell research, Human Stem Cell, California, Research Funding, laboratory equipment, research grant, laboratory equipment suppliers, UC Davis - Medical Center, Southwest Region, new research grant, UCD, Lab Supply, BioResearch Product Faire, Bioresearch Grant, Laboratory product sales, laboratory tools

NIH Nucleome Funding: UCSD Still Tops

Posted by BCI Staff on Mon, Oct 09, 2017

 

Read More

Tags: California, UCSD, 4d Nucleome Project, nucleome

UC Davis Medical Center Awarded $12M Autism Centers of Excellence Grant

Posted by Rebecca Inch-Partridge on Mon, Sep 25, 2017

UC Davis Medical Center’s Mind Institute was one of five institutes in the nation to win the NIH’s Autism Centers of Excellence Award (ACE). The $12 million, five year grant, will be used for the creation of the “Center for the Development of Phenotype-based Treatments of Autism Spectrum Disorder.” This new center will take a personalize approach to addressing autism spectrum disorder (ASD) treatment based on a child’s behavioral and biological characteristics. The goal will be to identify and tailor treatments that improve the quality of life for those with ASD.

Read More

Tags: CA, Current Biotechnology Events, California, NIH funded Research Projects, Autism, Research Funding, laboratory equipment, research grant, laboratory equipment suppliers, UC Davis - Medical Center, Southwest Region, new research grant, UCD, Lab Supply, drug evaluation, BioResearch Product Faire, autism research, Bioresearch Grant, Laboratory product sales, NIH awards 2017

UC Irvine: $329M Research Marketplace

Posted by BCI Staff on Wed, Jul 19, 2017

We invite lab suppliers to meet with researchers at the University of California Irvine's $329M life science research marketplace.

The University of California, Irvine’s commitment to research ranks the school among the top 100 universities in the nation for life science R & D expenditures.

The campus’s commitment to research extends into areas such as:

-     Health-related issues such as cancer and infectious diseases
-     Neurodegeneration, dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, learning and memory
-     Stem cell therapies
-     Environmental and evolutionary studies

Read More

Tags: California, Irvine, UC Irvine

UC Davis Receives $11.5M in Funding for Fragile X Research

Posted by Rebecca Partridge on Tue, Jan 03, 2017

Currently, there are no FDA approved medications for treating fragile X syndrome. That may soon change, thanks to a $11.5 million NIH grant awarded to UC Davis Medical Center. The new funding will allow researchers to test a new drug that is designed to improve language learning for children with fragile X syndrome. UC Davis is one of only two medical centers approved for the drug trail in the nation. Since UC Davis Medical Center is home to the renowned MIND Institute, which hosts the Fragile X Research and Treatment Center, it is a logical choice for the treatment study.

Read More

Tags: CA, California, Research Funding, Drug Development, research grant, UC Davis - Medical Center, Southwest Region, new research grant, UCD, drug evaluation, BioResearch Product Faire, Bioresearch Grant

University of Southern California Opens a New Research Facility

Posted by Emily Olson on Wed, Dec 07, 2016

USC recently opened the USC Stevens Hall for Neuroimaging, the new home for the Mark and Mary Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics Institute. The sleek, modern, state-of-the-art research building is located on the southern edge of USC's Health Sciences Campus and will help accelerate research on neurologic disorders such as autism and Alzheimer’s Disease.

Read More

Tags: CA, University of Southern California, new research building, New research facilities, California, USC, Southwest Region, New research center

Connect With Us   Like Us on Facebook   Follow Us on Twitter   See our latest photos!   Join Us on Google +   Find Us on LinkedIn   Pin our latest stories!

Subscribe to Company News