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.
UC Santa Cruz among top five institutions seeing growth in NIH funding
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
UC Santa Cruz is in the top five of institutions that have seen significant increases in funding from the National Institutes of Health over the past decade.
Study shows how epigenetic memory is passed across generations
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Researchers traced markers of gene repression through cell division and showed that both sperm and eggs transmit a memory of gene repression to embryos
Undergraduates present work at Summer Research Symposium
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Research presentations featured UCSC students in a range of disciplines and other students who came to UCSC for summer research opportunities.
Grant supports UC Santa Cruz research on the cause of childhood leukemia
Thursday, February 27, 2014
A new grant from the nonprofit Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation will help UCSC researcher Camilla Forsberg advance her work to identify the root cause of acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) in infants and children.
UCSC ranked second for research influence in world university rankings
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
In an analysis of the world's top universities, UCSC ranked second in research