UC startups invited to compete for chance at $300,000 in award money
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
PrimeUC is collaborating with Johnson & Johnson Innovation, LLC to give one $150,000 award and three $50,000 awards to companies with early-stage innovations related to therapeutics, consumer health, medical devices and diagnostics.
California Initiative to Advance Precision Medicine funds UC Santa Cruz pediatric cancer project
Monday, August 3, 2015
State initiative provides $1.2 million for the Genomics Institute's California Kids Cancer Comparison project
Summertime, and the research is happening
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Transfer student Guinevere Ashley, who is working this summer in a campus lab, has found meaning and purpose in biomedical sciences research
Keck Foundation awards UC Santa Cruz $2 million for human genome variation project
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The Human Genome Variation Map being developed by the UCSC Genomics Institute will be a valuable new resource for medical researchers.
Why you should share your genetic profile
Friday, July 17, 2015
David Haussler's op-ed in the San Francisco Chronicle charts the course from the first release of the human genome to a new era of precision medicine—but only if we work together.
Chancellor names professors Haney and Strome as UC Presidential Chairs
Monday, July 13, 2015
UC Santa Cruz Chancellor George Blumenthal has named professors Craig Haney and Susan Strome to three-year terms as UC Santa Cruz Presidential Chairs.
UC Santa Cruz pediatric cancer project receives $250,000 to fight high-risk neuroblastoma
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation advances groundbreaking research to identify new treatment options
Pediatric advocacy group supports UC Santa Cruz childhood cancer genomics initiative
Thursday, July 2, 2015
A $30,000 gift from Unravel Pediatric Cancer will pave the way for accepting individual genomes for analysis
A visionary, a genius, and the human genome
Monday, June 22, 2015
In 2000, two dogged researchers at UC Santa Cruz defied the odds to become the first in the world to assemble the DNA pieces of the human genome
Chancellor's Achievement Awards for Diversity honor commitment
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Zia Isola, director of the UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute Office of Diversity, received the award for her work increasing diversity in genomics research.