News & Events
Ravi Ranjan Presents at Advances in Genome Biology and Technology Conference
Genomics Resource Laboratory Director Ravi Ranjan recently presented at the 2024 Advances in Genome Biology and Technology General Meeting in Orlando, Florida. The presentation, “Streamlined for speed: NEBNext UltraExpress for DNA and RNA library...
NSF Accelerating Research Translation Award Brings New Resources to Campus Innovators
UMass Amherst is one of 18 universities in the country, the only one in New England, to receive a first-ever NSF Accelerating Research Translation award. The four-year award will fund translational research teams, training for postdoctoral fellows and graduate students, and a network of ART...
Dmitry Kireev Receives NSF Grant for Sweat-Analyzing Temporary Tattoo Research
Dmitry Kireev and his team have received an award to develop a new type of sweat monitor that can be applied to the skin like a temporary tatto and assess the molecules present. These tattoos will ultimately give individuals better insight into their health and serve as a tool for researchers....
Research from Chen Research Group Advances Molecular Modeling of Biomolecular Condensates
This modeling tool from M2M's Jianhan Chen and his team will help scientists take the next step towards understanding certain disease processes.
3Daughters Successfully Closes Over $2 Million in First Tranche of Seed Financing Round
Registration is Open for the 2024 Massachusetts Undergraduate Research Conference
This is a great opportunity for 2023 Core Summer Interns to present their research.
Myrias Optics, Founded by James Watkins, Secures $3 Million Seed Investment Round to Deploy New Class of Optics
Myrias Optics, built on research developed by the Watkins Group at UMass Amherst, announced that it has secured a $3 million seed investment led by Asia Optical Inc. Myrias, an emerging developer of all-inorganic printed meta-optics, will...
Core Facilities User Satisfaction Survey Open Now!
IALS is inviting all Core Facilities Users to share their experience by participating in our brief survey.
Your opinion is vital to us. Influence the present and future capabilities at the UMass Centralized Core Facilities by completing a short survey. Your input helps us improve,...
IALS Announces Inaugural Graduate Student Fellows for 2024
IALS is excited to announce the inaugural one-year translational Graduate Student Fellows for 2024!
We define translational research as work that aims to inform or to develop product candidates, technologies, and services that deliver benefits to human health and well-being.
CBD’s Pobezinsky and Pobezinskaya Use Flow Cytometry to Determine How Tumor Cells Outwit the Body’s Immune System
The Center for Bioactive Delivery's Pobezinsky and Pobezinskaya have analyzed and described what they call the "mosquito effect," shedding light on how certain pathogens can outwit the body's immune system.
IALS Business Innovation Fellows Bridge Science and Business to Catalyze Innovation
Since 2017, the Isenberg School of Management has partnered with IALS to enable on-campus MBA students to augment their business education with real-world experience by collaborating with faculty-founded technology startups. Nearly 90 on-campus MBA students have participated in this...
Applications Are Now Open for the 2024 Core Summer Internship Program
We are now accepting applications for the IALS Undergraduate Core Summer Internship (CSI) Program, Summer 2024! The CSI Program aims to provide hands-on experiential research & technical training with the UMass Core Facilities to UMass undergraduate students from Science, Technology,...
Healey-Driscoll Administration Tours Mass Spectrometry Core Facility After Regional Cabinet Meeting at UMass Amherst
The Healey-Driscoll Administration held their first regional cabinet meeting at the University of Massachusetts Amherst on Tuesday, Dec. 5 to discuss the administration’s priorities in Western Massachusetts. Following the meeting, Chancellor Javier Reyes led Cabinet members on a tour of UMass...
Ernest Pharmaceuticals and Organicin Scientific Selected As Finalists in 2024 Lever Western Massachusetts Health Technology Challenge
Two startups supported by the IALS Venture Development program, Ernest Pharmaceuticals and Organicin Scientific, have been selected as finalists in the 2024...