News

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.

Fall Bioinformatics Seminars and Workshops

October 16, 2017

For more information, and to register, go to https://registration.genomecenter.ucdavis.edu/

 

So you want to do a Single Cell RNA-Seq Experiment

When:  Monday, November 6, 2017 1pm – 3pm

Where:  GBSF Auditorium

 

This FREE workshop is intended for those who are interested in and ... Read more...

Position Available: Junior Specialist (plant tissue culture), Comai Lab

September 27, 2017

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

Working for Professor Luca Comai, this position will participate in the development of functional genomics tools for mint via the development of tissue culture protocols for a variety of Mentha ... Read more...

Position Available: Junior Specialist (Animal Biologist), David Segal Lab

September 25, 2017

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

 

Working for Dr. David Segal, this position will be involved in the Angelman syndrome research project, which focuses on developing therapeutics based on gene and epigenome editing tools to treat ... Read more...

Position Available: Junior Specialist (Molecular Biologist), David Segal Lab

September 25, 2017

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

Working for Dr. David Segal, this position will be involved in the Angelman syndrome research project, which focuses on developing therapeutics based on gene and epigenome editing tools to treat Angelman syndrome and related neurologic ... Read more...

Brave New Medicine: How an Enzyme Created with Synthetic DNA May Enable the First Treatment for Celiac Disease

September 25, 2017

The way Justin Siegel describes it, ordering synthetic DNA online is almost as easy as ordering a pair of shoes from Zappos. “You just type it in — or if the protein has been sequenced at one point, we can copy and paste — order it, and it shows up five days later.”

Siegel is an ... Read more...

STEM profs receive $1M to retain nontraditional students

June 24, 2017

Marc Facciotti, an associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and Genome Center, will be the PI of a new project to diversify the undergraduate STEM population at UC Davis, courtesy of a $1 million grant from Howard Hughes Medical Institute as part of their Inclusive Excellence initiative. Co-PIs include Annaliese Franz (Chemistry), Michel ... Read more...

14 June: West Coast Metabolomics Seminar: ‘Metabolism Revisited’, Joshua D. Rabinowitz, Princeton

June 9, 2017

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Jonathan Eisen named Faculty Director of the UC Davis Microbiome Initiative

June 5, 2017

Genome Center Professor Jonathan Eisen has been named Faculty Director of the UC Davis Microbiome Initiative, a new “Special Research Program,” under the administration of the Office of Research.  The purpose of this program is to raise the profile of UC Davis Microbiome activities, establishing collaborative links with microbiome researchers at UC Davis and other ... Read more...

April 26th: RNA-seq seminar by Jeff Hudson of Lexogen, Inc.

April 21, 2017

 

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Seminar April 28th, Wendy Robinson, UBC Dept. of Medical Genetics

April 19, 2017

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