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Monthly Archives: July 2010

Ron Baskin, biophysicist

Ron Baskin, professor emeritus of molecular and cellular biology at UC Davis, passed away July 3. A memorial service will be held this weekend (July 31) at the Episcopal Church of St. Martin in Davis. A full obituary can be …
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Monkey studies paved way to successful anti-HIV gel trial

The 2010 XVIII International AIDS Conference in Vienna, Austria, was buzzing with excitement last Monday, July 19th, with the announcement of successful trial results for a vaginal microbicide gel, a recent addition to the arsenal in the fight against HIV …
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On TV: Memories of the Manhattan Project

Watch John Jungerman, professor emeritus of physics, recalling the effort to build the first atomic bomb July 8 and 9 on Davis Community Television (Channel 15 on local cable). Jungerman’s talk, which was given at UC Extension’s Osher Lifetime Learning …
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