UCSC celebrating DNA Day
Monday, April 25, 2016
UCSC is planning on celebrating big for this year's DNA Day.
Personalized World Medicine Conference Interview with David Haussler
Friday, November 20, 2015
UCSC Genomics Institute’s director David Haussler will chair a session on “Data Solutions in Clinical Genomics” at the upcoming Personalized Medicine World Conference (PMWC) 2016 Silicon Valley, co-hosted with Stanford Health Care and UCSF on January 24-27. Professor Haussler shared some of his thoughts with the PMWC team about his work and on the dynamic field of genomics.
No reason to retire
Monday, September 21, 2015
In their 70s and 80s, many pioneer faculty are still working on campus—for the chance to open students’ eyes, for the excitement of discovery, and for the love of teaching
Local group funds cancer research at UC Santa Cruz
Friday, September 18, 2015
Four UCSC cancer researchers have received grants from the Santa Cruz Cancer Benefit Group
UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute partners with Microsoft to accelerate biomedical research
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
The Microsoft partnership provides the Genomics Institute with access to new compute, data storage, and analysis capabilities.
Biologist Susan Strome to give annual Faculty Research Lecture
Monday, September 14, 2015
Professor Strome will deliver the 50th annual UCSC Faculty Research Lecture on Friday, September 25.
Evolutionary arms race discovered in human DNA
Thursday, September 10, 2015
The human genome has evolved an elegant system to keep itself safe from “jumping genes” that could disrupt important genes and cause diseases.
Dogs, cats, and big-wave surfers: Healthy heart lessons from animals and athletes
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Heart rates of big-wave surfers are among the surprises from 30 years of studying exercise physiology in people and wild animals
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