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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 8:00am
Telemedicine Building in the UCSD School of Medicine

Bioengineering Day serves to celebrate UC San Diego's consistently top ranked bioengineering department, the current research by students, and the overall burgeoning field itself. The day-long event features various speakers, senior design project presentations, research seminars, and networking sessions.

Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 3:00pm

With new genomic data, genome editing technologies and systems biology models, researchers work to rationally engineer CHO cells to optimize production of protein-based drugs 

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 8:00am

New tool to map RNA-DNA interactions could help researchers translate gene sequences into functions


Friday, January 19, 2018 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Linda Demer

Friday, January 26, 2018 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Devon Lawson

Individual tumors are remarkably heterogeneous, comprised of subpopulations of tumor cells with different genotypes, gene expression programs, and proteomic and epigenetic landscapes.

Friday, February 2, 2018 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Leslie Thompson

There is a critical need to de


The UC San Diego Department of Bioengineering faculty are recognized nationally for outstanding scholarship, teaching, and research.

The Department of Bioengineering is participating in Faculty Search Recruitment under the direction of The Design Lab at UC San Diego ( 

More information can be found at

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See some of our research groups, including Biodynamics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine, Biomaterials and Stem Cell Engineering, Biophotonics, Biosensors, and more.

See information about our research facilities, including Biotechnology, Confocal Microscopy, Flow Cytometry, Information Technology, Functional MRI, Cell Engineering Research Center (CERC).