Renowned primatologist Jane Goodall speaks in April 2008 at the Sacramento Zoo, promoting her Roots & Shoots program through the Jane Goodall Institute. Gender bias persists in the sciences, a UC Davis researcher has found, even in fields like primatology where Goodall and Dian Fossey have inspired many senior women with long and distinguished careers. Sue Cockrell/Enterprise file photo
Magali Billen, an associate professor of geology at UC Davis, demonstrates the Keck Center virtual reality system. Courtesy photo
UC Davis food science and technology professor Alyson Mitchell (not pictured) runs a lab in the Mondavi Institute of Wine and Food Science at UCD. Courtesy photo
Graduate student Beth Buckles and Linda Lowenstein look at sea lion cancer cells on a computer screen via microscope. Courtesy photo

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