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.
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