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Powerful New Tool for Genome Analysis

Petit Institute core facility at Georgia Tech adds new equipment and services, allowing researchers to dive deeper

Tue, Nov 14, 2017 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]
Researchers join the Cancer Systems Biology Consortium with $3.2 Million NCI Grant

Will study metabolic features predictive of tumor response in head and neck cancers

Wed, Sep 20, 2017 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]
You and Some 'Cavemen' Get a Genetic Health Check

Evolution has improved upon the genetic foundations of human health ... but could that have changed?

Wed, Aug 23, 2017 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]
Predictive Powers of Gene Expression

Petit Institute researchers at Georgia Tech use novel approach to predict disease risk in Crohn’s disease study

Mon, Aug 21, 2017 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]
Good News for New Assisted Reproductive Tech

Jordan lab research probes the safety of revolutionary mitochondrial replacement therapy

Wed, May 31, 2017 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]
Study Reveals Complication Predictors in Children with Crohn’s Disease

Researchers have successfully identified biological signatures in pediatric patients with newly diagnosed Crohn’s disease (CD) capable of predicting whether a child will develop disease-related complications requiring major surgery within three to five years.

Thu, Mar 2, 2017 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]


Rojas-Pena Successfully Defends Dissertation

Congratulations to Monica Rojas-Peña who successfully defended her dissertation yesterday: Gene Expression Profiling Approach Towards Enhancement of Malaria Vaccine Development

Wed, Aug 10, 2016 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]
Lachance lab engaged in global effort

Georgia Tech researcher part of NIH-funded multicenter genetic study of prostate cancer in African men

Thu, Mar 17, 2016 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]
Looking Beyond the Structure

Genetics study shows a burden of rare mutations affecting how our genes are used

Tue, Feb 16, 2016 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]


Center for Integrative Genomics gets a Reboot

Multi-disciplined faculty researchers form nucleus of re-energized research center

Tue, Nov 10, 2015 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]
Punctuating the Messages Encoded in Human Genome with Transposable Elements

A new study provides perspective on the role that retrotransposable elements play in the precise execution of the human genome’s regulatory program.

Mon, Nov 9, 2015 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]
Regrow a Tooth? Fish – Yes; Humans – Maybe Some Day

Why can't humans regrow teeth lost to injury or disease?

Sun, Oct 18, 2015 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]
Georgia Tech Celebrates EBB Opening

New Engineered Biosystems Building advances biosciences, bioengineering research

Thu, Sep 10, 2015 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]
First of its Kind

Georgia Tech researchers develop portable pattern recognition pipeline

Thu, Aug 27, 2015 | Read story [field_in_the_news_thumbnail_1]