The health lab in your pocket

The lack of widely available testing has been a major roadblock to containing a virus that people can spread without showing, or even feeling, any symptoms. A COVID-19 test is Dan Fletcher’s latest transformation of cell phones into mobile diagnostic tools.

Landry awarded CZI Frontiers of Imaging grant

Markita Landry, professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at UC Berkeley, has received the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative’s Frontiers of Imaging grant to support her research in deep tissue imaging.

Five Berkeley top scholars named AAAS fellows

Sanjay Kumar, QB3-Berkeley faculty affiliate and professor of bioengineering, is one of five Berkeley scholars to be elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), one of the world’s largest scientific societies.