The Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies is a uniquely interdisciplinary, powerful alliance of Academia, Industry and the Army. Led by the University of California, Santa Barbara, in collaboration with MIT, Caltech, the Army and Industry partners, the ICB transforms biological inspiration into technological innovation.
2013 SUMMER APPLIED BIOTECHNOLOGY RESEARCH
June 17-August 14, 2013
ICB Postdoctoral Fellow Seung Soo Oh Receives the 2013 Baxter Young Investigator Award
Seung Soo Oh is one of the recipients of the Baxter Young Investigator Award for his research on aptamer polymer hybrids in collaboration with Professor H. Tom Soh and Professor Craig Hawker at UCSB. [more
W.M. Keck Professor of Energy at MIT Angela Belcher Receives the 2013 Lemelson-MIT Prize
Angela Belcher, ICB faculty member and ICB's-MIT coordinator since the Institute's inception has been awarded the prestigious 2013 $500,000 Lemelson-MIT Prize. She is being recognized for her work in designing novel, hybrid organic-inorganic materials that have been used to create environmentally-friendly batteries, clean transportation fuel, solar cells, among other inventions with both commercial and social value. The Lemelson-MIT Prize honors an outstanding mid-career inventor dedicated to improving our world through technological invention and innovation. [more