Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Physiology Graduate Group

UC Davis Research on Gravity Predates Men Landing on the Moon 50 Years Ago

October 16, 2018
NASA has invested millions of dollars in UC Davis research, working with UC Davis biologists, engineers, physiologists, psychologists and other researchers to study life in space — whether that be studying space itself, the effects of gravity, getting there, staying there or surviving there.

Jim Trimmer

  • Professor
  • Department of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior
  • Department of Physiology and Membrane Biology, School of Medicine
Research Interests: Cell signaling in mammalian neurons, neuronal cell biology, membrane protein trafficking and function, renewable affinity reagent development and validation

Discovering Curiosity: Art at the Zoo with Rebecca Calisi Rodríguez

April 19, 2018
Before delving into the world of endocrinology, Assistant Professor Rebecca Calisi Rodríguez wasn’t following the path of a traditional scientist. She’d studied studio art and psychology at both Skidmore College and Boston College and thought she wanted to pursue the artist’s life.

Amir Kol

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, School of Veterinary Medicine
Research Interests: Stem cell biology, Naive pluripotency, Regenerative Medicine, Naturally occurring disease in companion animals
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Anna Denicol

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Animal Science, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Research Interests: Reproductive and developmental biology, dairy cow reproduction, female fertility, assisted reproductive techniques
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