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.
Scientists discover a protein that silences the biological clock
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
A protein associated with many kinds of cancer cells can suppress the circadian clock, with implications for cancer biology and the workings of the clock itself
Community effort provides new 'gold standard' for genomic data analysis
Monday, May 18, 2015
UC Santa Cruz researchers contributed to a comprehensive assessment of methods for identifying mutations in cancer genomes.
TEDxSantaCruz, part of Alumni Weekend, to explore "Radical Collaboration"
Friday, April 24, 2015
April 24 event to feature speakers from a wide variety of disciplines challenging themselves, casting aside their differences, and sharing their findings
Genomics Institute director David Haussler awarded prestigious Dan David Prize
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Haussler will share $1 million prize with two other leaders in bioinformatics
UC Santa Cruz to lead effort to build a new map of human genetic variation
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Simons Foundation awards up to $1 million to UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute to develop a comprehensive Human Genome Variation Map for scientific and medical research
NCI Cloud Pilot program to boost cancer genomics data sharing, accessibility
Monday, November 3, 2014
UC Santa Cruz and UC Berkeley partner with Broad Institute to build a cloud computing environment for large-scale analysis of cancer genomics data
UC Santa Cruz leads $11 million Center for Big Data in Translational Genomics
Thursday, October 9, 2014
National Institutes of Health awards UC Santa Cruz funding for new research center as part of the NIH Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) initiative
UC Santa Cruz ranked first for research influence in world university rankings
Friday, October 3, 2014
Times Higher Education measured overall research influence based on the average number of citations per paper published by faculty.