UC Davis Mouse Biology Program Responds to Campus Fiscal Challenges

(June 24, 2020, DAVIS, CA) As the University of California Davis prepares for the fiscal impact of funding cuts in the state’s 2020-2021 budget due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the UC Davis Mouse Biology Program (MBP) is taking the unprecedented step by returning $275,000 from its reserve account to the University’s Office of the Provost. In the spirit of campus community, this generous donation comes at a time when the campus is facing unparalleled financial challenges as it deals with the effects of SARS-CoV-2. These funds will allow the Office of the Provost to support campus teaching and research programs with the greatest need.