Biological Machines at UC Merced

QSB Summer Lab Olympics 2016

Team Fighting Fairy Shrimp place Bronze

The Ruiz Prize in Entrepreneurial Communication

Doctoral student, Rachel Hatano, won first place in the Entrepreneurial Communication for her heart patch.



2014 IGERT Poster Award

Doctoral student, Rachel Hatano, won a poster award at the CMMB IGERT Summer Workshop hosted at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. 






McCloskeylab was awarded a CIRM Basic Biology V Grant

Kara McCloskey was recently awarded a highly competitive $500,000 grant to continue tackling significant, unresolve issues in human stem cell biology, as part of an effort to enhance stem-cell research in California.




McCloskeylab Team Building 2014


The McCloskey laboratory raised over $600 for kids with cancer in a team building activity for the Jessie Rees Foundation