A Connecticut-based medical device startup, Biorasis, was recently awarded the MassChallenge’s top prize at their annual awards ceremony. The company was one of only four “Diamond Winners,” receiving a cash prize of $100,000. … more

A team of researchers led by UConn marine ecologist Senjie Lin sequenced the complete genome of dinoflagellate species S. kawagutii. Lin and his colleagues analyzed the entire genome of S. kawagutii and compared it to the genetic codes of related organisms that are better understood … more

UConn Professor of Physiology and Neurobiology Li Wang arrived from China in 2014. With her she brought her research program, currently funded at over $5 million, on the physiology of the liver and its diseases. Her work is a leading worldwide source of new knowledge about the molecular and cellular biology of this vital organ … more