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Sini Nagpal Selected as Postdoctoral Semifinalist 

Congratulations! Sini Nagpal of the Gibson Group was selected as a postdoctoral semifinalist for the 2022 Charles J. Epstein Trainee Awards for Excellence in Human Genetics.

Greg Gibson

Greg Gibson and Maggie Brown win the Project ENGAGES Student Mentor Award and Faculty Award

Congratulations to Greg Gibson and Maggie Brown for winning the Project ENGAGES Student Mentor Award and Faculty Award for 2021-2022.

Shu Luan Named a McCallum Scholar

Congratulations to Shu Luan from the Gibson Group for being selected to receive the 2022 McCallum Undergrad Research Scholarship Award in Biology! 

Surveillance Testing Shown to Reduce Community Covid-19 Spread

Covid-19 is often asymptomatic and can lead infected individuals to spread the disease without knowing it.

Erin Connolly Selected for NIH Training Grant in ImmunoEngineering

Congratulations to Erin Connolly, who has been selected for funding as a trainee on the ImmunoEngineering NIH training grant.

You and Some ‘Cavemen’ Get a Genetic Health Check

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

Predictive Powers of Gene Expression

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

Good News for New Assisted Reproductive Tech

Jordan lab research probes the safety of revolutionary mitochondrial replacement therapy.

Rojas-Pena Successfully Defends Dissertation

Congratulations to Monica Rojas-Peña who successfully defended her dissertation yesterday: Gene Expression Profiling…

Lachance lab engaged in global effort

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

Looking Beyond the Structure

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

Center for Integrative Genomics Gets a Reboot

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