Faculty in the News

2 years ago

Professor Sri Kosuri and Octant, the startup biotechnology company he co-founded, are featured on the California NanoSystems Institute website. Kosuri is Chief Executive Officer of the UCLA-founded startup company Octant, […]

Faculty in the News
January 6

UCLA scientists develop innovative COVID-19 testing method

3 years ago

Technology created by Professor Sri Kosuri’s UCLA-founded startup company Octant leads to the development of a faster and cheaper COVID-19 testing technique. Kosuri, an associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry, […]

UCLA scientists develop innovative COVID-19 testing method
October 9

Faculty in the News

3 years ago

The July edition of UCLA’s TDG Innovation Magazine features articles about three Chemistry & Biochemistry faculty members.                The magazine is published by the UCLA […]

Faculty in the News
July 21

Kosuri promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure

4 years ago

On August 14, 2019, members of the department gathered to celebrate the recent promotion and tenure of Professor Sriram “Sri” Kosuri. Faculty, staff, and graduate students gathered in Cafe Commons […]

Kosuri promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure
August 20

Physical Scientists Take on the World’s Greatest Challenges

5 years ago

Professors Michael Jung, Sri Kosuri, Jose Rodriguez, and Sarah Tolbert are featured in the Summer 2018 UCLA College Magazine article “What if?”. Excerpted from Summer 2018 UCLA College Magazine: Scientists in the […]

Physical Scientists Take on the World’s Greatest Challenges
August 31

BWF Career Award at the Scientific Interface

5 years ago

Postdoctoral fellow Calin Plesa (Sri Kosuri’s group) wins prestigious Burroughs Wellcome Fund (BWF) Career Award at the Scientific Interface (CASI). Chosen from a total applicant pool of 287, Plesa is […]

BWF Career Award at the Scientific Interface
June 28

Pioneering research by Professor Sri Kosuri and his group featured in Science Magazine

6 years ago

In the prestigious journal, Kosuri’s team of scientists report on the innovative low-cost method of building gene sequences which they developed. The new technique could enable scientists in any typical […]

Pioneering research by Professor Sri Kosuri and his group featured in Science Magazine
February 16