The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Research and Innovation to Translate Basic Science into Product Candidates

The Institute for Applied Life Sciences (IALS) translates fundamental research into innovative product candidates, technologies, and services that deliver benefits to human health and well-being. Our specific objectives are to: (1) Become a catalyst and resource for ‘applied’ and ‘translational’ R&D activities; (2) Establish industry engagement models and industry collaborations; (3) Contribute to workforce development; and (4) Participate to innovation & entrepreneurship culture on campus.

Facility Highlight

Animal Models
Animal Models

Provides transgenic, gene targeting, and other services to the research community

Upcoming Events

Jan 21 2020 - 11:30am
MICRO Seminar Sarah Keller, Ph.D. Professor of Chemistry, University of Wash... 222 Morrill Science Center II
Jan 21 2020 - 4:00pm
MCB Seminar Derek Applewhite Reed College ISB, Room 221 Host: Katherine Chacon-Vargas MCB Bridge Seminar ISB, Room 221
Jan 22 2020 - 11:15am
MCB Seminar Derek Applewhite Reed College Host: Katherine Chacon-Vargas MCB Bridge Impacts Talk
Jan 22 2020 - 3:45pm
VASCI Seminar Cynthia Baldwin, PhD UMass Amherst University Club Speaker: ABBS Graduate Program Notes: Refreshments at 3:45pm Host: Cynthia Baldwin, PhD
Jan 23 2020 - 11:30am
MICRO Seminar Patrick Bradley, Ph.D. Bioinformatics Fellow, University of Calif... 222 Morrill Science Center II
Jan 23 2020 - 4:00pm
PB Seminar Minsoo Kim University of Massachusetts Amherst Morrill Science Center II, Room 222 Morrill Science Center 2 South, Room 222


hMRC Physicist will be presenting in the ENC Conference
D. Joesph Jerry
D. Joseph Jerry (M2M) and Colleagues Identify New Mechanism Involved in Promoting Breast Cancer