Mario Capecchi

Honoring Karl Gordon Lark

Renowned geneticist and father of molecular biology at the U passes away.

Unique brain cells linked to OCD and anxiety

In a new study, U scientists discovered a new lineage of specialized brain cells, called Hoxb8-lineage microglia, and established a link between the lineage and OCD and anxiety in mice.

U summer 2018 traffic updates

Find the latest updates on the UDOT summer construction projects.


On March 9 you can hear more about the work of the University of Utah’s own Nobel laureate, Mario Capecchi, at a pizza and politics event that is part of the “Outstanding Professor Lecture Series,” sponsored by the U’s Hinckley Institute of Politics.