News and Events
February 24, 2017
Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) biopharmaceutical science professors John Krstenansky and Alexander Zambon have received a grant award from the National Institute of Justice. The award focuses on research into the synthesis, spectroscopy, and pharmacology of emerging synthetic opioids.
February 21, 2017
Since its founding in 1997, Keck Graduate Institute has established plenty of impactful traditions. Rare Disease Day continues to be an important KGI event as students, faculty, and guests gather to collaborate, discuss, and raise awareness for rare disease therapies.
February 14, 2017
On February 3, Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) hosted a special edition of Focus Friday. Gemma Moore, Edwards Lifesciences' vice president of international regulatory affairs, shared advice and inspirational stories of her work in regulatory and clinical affairs.
February 9, 2017
On February 6, 2017, in Washington DC, the Society of Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) introduced Dr. James Sterling of Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) as one of their inaugural SLAS fellow members.
February 8, 2017
For the third consecutive year, the IME-Becas Scholarship Program has awarded a grant to Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) providing financial assistance to students who are either from Mexico or of Mexican heritage.
February 1, 2017
Keck Graduate Institute’s 12th Annual Research Retreat was not your average science fair. In place of lemons powering light bulbs, the students at KGI are helping to solve real-world problems. They are not just learning in theory, but also in practice.
January 26, 2017
After graduating from the Master of Bioscience (MBS) program in 2016, Jason Wang began working at Apium Swarm Robotics. He is grateful that Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) professors are committed to supporting student success.
January 24, 2017
The intensive 16-week advanced learning course is the flagship program of Biocon Academy. Established by Biocon, India's largest biotech company, the Academy is an advanced learning initiative that aims to develop industry-ready talent for India's rapidly growing biopharma sector.
January 12, 2017
Thanks to work by a Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) student team, there may be an eventual therapy to help children with Rasmussen’s encephalitis. The FDA's orphan drug designation is the first step toward approving the new therapy for this rare and devastating disease.
December 19, 2016
Scientists at Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) have taken a peek at the genome’s playbook and they are using it to discover how cancer overcomes chemotherapy and other treatments.