News and Events
September 1, 2015
A new host-based therapy for Ebola, anthrax and other deadly infectious diseases has been discovered by researchers at the Keck Graduate Institute and its collaborators. The discovery has the potential to speed to market treatments for previously untreatable diseases.
August 31, 2015
KGI PhD students Leeor Zilbermintz and William Leonardi have co-authored a paper that was recently published on Nature.com, a weekly international, interdisciplinary journal of science that highlights the finest peer-reviewed research in all fields of science and technology.
August 18, 2015
KGI and Biocon recently launched a new program through Biocon Academy, called Biocon KGI Certificate Program in Bioscience Management.
July 23, 2015
This summer students from all across the U.S. visited KGI for the ASCB-KGI Biotech course. The two week summer intensive program is designed for advanced graduate students and postdocs to learn about what it takes to be successful in industry and how to navigate a successful career outside of academia.
July 16, 2015
Twenty-eight students are currently participating in the 10 week long Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) program, which is designed for undergraduate students from institutions with limited or no research opportunities.
July 6, 2015
MBS alumni and current PhD student Elizabeth Henderson recently attended the sixth annual conference on Plant-Based Vaccines, Antibodies & Biologics in Lausanne, Switzerland.
June 30, 2015
On June 27 the California Pharmacists Association (CPhA) held its regional Legislative Days event at KGI.
June 26, 2015
Founded by KGI faculty and Director of PSM National Office, Dr. Jim Sterling and former KGI faculty, Dr. Robert Doebler, Claremont BioSolutions will soon have two sample prep devices at the International Space Station (ISS).
June 18, 2015
Susan R. Wessler, strong advocate for science education, will occupy the Neil A. and Rochelle A. Campbell Presidential Chair for Innovation in Science Education at UC Riverside.
June 12, 2015
Henry E. ("Hank") Riggs, founder and first president of Keck Graduate Institute, died at his home in Palo Alto on June 10, after a brief illness.