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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.

UCSC Genome Browser Workshop, 20-21 Aug 2018

July 13, 2018
Please join us for this low-cost two-day workshop focusing on the UCSC Genome Browser:

When: Aug. 20, 2018, 9 a.m. – Aug. 21, 2018, 5 p.m.

Where:  UC Davis Campus (Room TBA)

Instructors: Dr. Robert Kuhn and Angie Hinrichs, UCSC

The UCSC Genome Browser (http://genome.ucsc.edu/) is a powerful ... Read more...

2018 Proteomics Short Course, September 10 – 14

July 10, 2018
The Proteomics Core Facility at the UC Davis Genome Center is pleased to announce the 2018 Proteomics Short Course!
When:  September 10 – September 14, 2018
Where:  UC Davis

Contact: Brett Phinney, 530-754-5298, bsphinney@ucdavis.edu

This introductory proteome analysis workshop is designed to expose participants to fundamental technology platforms and current methodologies in the field ... Read more...

Job Posting: Junior Specialist

July 2, 2018

The Genome Center at the University of California, Davis invites applications from qualified candidates for a Junior Specialist position.
Working for Professor Richard Michelmore, this position will be responsible for the maintenance of plant pathogenic microorganisms, maintenance of plants in the lab and greenhouse, inoculation of plants and evaluation of reactions in order to ... Read more...

Video: 2018 David L. Weaver Lecture, Jody Puglisi: “The Delicate Dance of Translation”

May 21, 2018
Video: 2018 David L. Weaver Lecture, Jody Puglisi: "The Delicate Dance of Translation" Read more...

Job Posting: Metabolomics Technical Director

April 22, 2018

The Genome Center at the University of California, Davis invites applications from qualified candidates for Technical Director position of the Metabolomics Services Core.

This position will have general responsibility for maintaining and improving services at the Genome Center’s Metabolomics Service Core Facility and report to the Faculty Director, Professor Oliver Fiehn. The incumbent will ... Read more...

2018 David L. Weaver Lecture: Wednesday April 25th, 3pm, GBSF 1005

April 17, 2018

david_weaverOverview

The David L. Weaver Endowed Lecture Series in Biophysics and Computational Biology is dedicated to the memory of David L. Weaver, a prominent biophysics researcher and professor at Tufts University.

About Dr. Weaver

Dr. Weaver made significant contributions to the understanding of protein folding. He was impressed with ... Read more...

Feeding the Future

March 12, 2018

 

A Shifting Environment

Glaciers are melting, sea levels are rising, wildfires are blazing and droughts are intensifying. Our earth is in an alarming state of flux. For food producers, these climatic shifts could prove devastating.

“Modern crop varieties are usually bred to a particular latitude and longitude as ... Read more...

TechAccel Initiates Protein Engineering Project with UC Davis to Improve Wheat Yield

March 10, 2018

KANSAS CITY, MO, and DAVIS, CA – February 22, 2018–TechAccel LLC, a Kansas City-based technology and venture development company, today announced it has initiated a protein engineering research project with The Siegel Lab in the Genome Center of the University of California, Davis.

The project will determine if specific mutations in a wheat enzyme can produce ... Read more...

Dennis Lab seeks Junior Specialist

March 1, 2018

The Genome Center at the University of California, Davis invites applications from qualified candidates for a Junior Specialist position.

 Working for Professor Megan Dennis, this position will focus on the generation and characterizing of zebrafish carrying genetic mutations of gene orthologs implicated in human neurodevelopmental disorders.  Candidates should ... Read more...

 


 

 

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