Awards and Scholarships

Gates Foundation Award!

May 12, 2010
Drs Mills, German and Young are the recipients of a Gates Foundation Challenge Grant Award

NIH funding success!

September 02, 2009
NICHD project funded to study milk oligosaccharide-bifidobacterial link

UC Discovery & CA Dairy Research Foundation fund 4 yr study of milk glycopeptides

March 15, 2009

The UC Discovery Program and the California Dairy Research Foundation have recently approved funding of a four year, $1.3M study entitled "Characterization and Function of Human Milk Glycopeptides".  This project includes several members of the UC Davis Milk Bioactives Project team including: Dr. Bruce German, Dr. Carlito Lebrilla, Dr. Bart Weimer, Dr. Helen Raybould, Dr. Xiangdong Zhu and Dr. Mills.  Way to go guys!

Riccardo LoCascio wins poster award at FFH meeting

November 21, 2008
Ricky LoCascio won a poster award at the recent conference entitled "Foods for Health in the 21st Century: A Roadmap for the Future". Ricky's poster and abstract are listed below. Congratulations Ricky!