This page lists a summary of the ten most recent news stories that concern the UC Davis Genome Center. Click on the title of each news item or on the ‘Read more…’ links that follow to see the full story. A feed with all news stories is also available.
The Genome Center’s Bioinformatics Core facility has recently announced three training courses for 2015. Click on the links below for more details about the content of each course and for information on how to register:
- March 23-26: RNA-Seq and ChIP-Seq Analysis with ... Read more...January 19, 2015
The Fall issue of the UC Davis online magazine contained an article which focuses on some of the work across campus that is devoted to improving crops in the face of climate change. This piece features the work of Genome Center members Lutz Froenicke and Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra.Read more...January 19, 2015Read more...December 30, 2014
Various members of the Genome Center are co-authors on a new Nature paper that describes a protein-DNA network between Arabidopsis thaliana transcription factors and secondary cell wall metabolic genes:
The lead author on this paper ... Read more...December 29, 2014
The Genome Center’s Professor Jonathan Eisen was one of several scientists and science writers interviewed by Barbara Bogaev on the KCRW news show To The Point. Jonathan, along with Ed Yong, Jack Gilbert, and Margaret McFall-Ngai, discuss the importance of the micro biome ... Read more...December 5, 2014
On December 10th, the Genome Center’s Professor Pam Ronald will be speaking at the Davis Science Café on the subject of Organic Farming, genetics, and the future of food. You can find out more about this event, and about other events organized by the Davis Science Café on ... Read more...December 5, 2014
For more information, please see this post on the Proteomics Core website.Read more...December 3, 2014
This Friday the Genome Center and Olive Center will be holding an awards ceremony to celebrate the UC Davis team of students that won this year’s iGEM competition. At the ceremony you will get to hear from the talented students who will talk about their award-winning work. Event details are as follows:
RMI ... Read more...November 25, 2014
Exploring Collaborations in the Data Sciences
As part of the UC Davis Data Sciences Initiative, there will be a special Data Science Symposium held at the Genome Center on December 3rd. This Symposium is a partnership between UC Davis and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and was organized by the Data Sciences Initiative and the ... Read more...November 24, 2014
Professor Jonathan Eisen, along with scientists Rob Knight and Jessica Green, were interviewed by Brooke Borel for the TED ideas blog:
Jonathan, who studies the ecology and evolution of microbial communities, ... Read more...