About the Department

Student Announcements

Events & Seminars

  • April 26 at 4:10 pm Dr. Laetitia Wilkins, Dept. of Environmental Science, Policy & Management, UC Berkeley; Genome Center, UC Davis, “Diversity of bacterial symbionts on salmonid eggs: genetic and environmental effects”, 1022 Life Sciences

  • May 3 at 4:10 pm Dr. Stephen McSorley, Center for Comparative Medicine, 1022 Life Sciences

  • May 10 at 4:10 pm Dr. Pam Ronald, Department of Plant Pathology, 1022 Life Sciences

News & Awards

  • Congratulations to Sean Collins on being named 2017 Kimmel Scholar. The Kimmel Scholar Award is given to 15 of the nation’s most promising young researchers leading the fight against cancer. The 2017 awards represent the final class of Kimmel Scholars. [Article]

  • Laurels: JaRue Manning, ‘Double’ Distinguished Emeritus [Article]

  • Professor Emeritus JaRue Manning received the 2017 UC Davis Distinguished Emeritus Award. (more…)


  • A resistance to thyroid hormone syndrome mutant operates through the target gene repertoire of the wild-type thyroid hormone receptor. [Privalsky]
  • PHF11 promotes DSB resection, ATR signaling, and HR. [Kowalczykowski]
  • A SUMO-ubiquitin relay recruits proteasomes to chromosome axes to regulate meiotic recombination. [Hunter]