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Department of Genetics Publications for Nov. 26 – Dec. 9, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Nov. 26 – Dec. 9, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published ten papers during Nov. 26-Dec. 9, 2017.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Nov. 12-25, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Nov. 12-25, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published thirteen papers during Nov. 12-25, 2017.

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Podcast with James Evans

Podcast with James Evans

James Evans, MD, PhD, was featured in last week's episode of "Well Said", a podcast hosted by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The topic explored predictive genetic testing and its impact on doctors and patients.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 29 – Nov. 11, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 29 – Nov. 11, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published seven papers during the first two weeks of November 2017.

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Genetic Counselor Awareness Day: November 9, 2017

Genetic Counselor Awareness Day: November 9, 2017

November 9th marks the first ever Genetic Counselor Awareness Day. Help us celebrate by learning more about this growing profession and some fun facts about your Department of Genetics colleagues.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 15-28, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 15-28, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published fifteen papers during the last two weeks of October 2017.

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Department of Genetics Hosts Fall Festival

Department of Genetics Hosts Fall Festival

The Department of Genetics, the Curriculum in Genetics and Molecular Biology (GMB) and the Curriculum in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BCB) hosted the first annual Fall Festival for all affiliated faculty, staff and students.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 1-14, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 1-14, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published twelve papers during the first two weeks of October 2017.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Sept. 17-30, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Sept. 17-30, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published fourteen papers between September 17-30, 2017.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Sept. 3 – Sept. 16, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Sept. 3 – Sept. 16, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published twenty papers between September 3 and 16, 2017.

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Department of Genetics Publications August 20 – Sept. 2, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications August 20 – Sept. 2, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published eleven papers between August 20 and September 2, 2017.

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Department of Genetics Publications for Aug 6 – Aug 19, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for Aug 6 – Aug 19, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published twelve papers between August 6 and August 19, 2017.

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Thanks to a UNC research project, she can walk again

Thanks to a UNC research project, she can walk again

As UNC geneticist Jonathan Berg gears up to lead a $9.7-million renewal of the NCGENES project, we look at a story from the original study and how it changed the fortunes of a woman from Goldsboro, NC.

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Department of Genetics Publications for July 23 – Aug 5, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for July 23 – Aug 5, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published sixteen papers between July 23 and August 5.

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Department of Genetics Publications for July 9 – July 22, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for July 9 – July 22, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published six papers between July 9 and July 22.

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Time + Tenacity:  The Cure Code

Time + Tenacity: The Cure Code

Endeavors, the UNC-Chapel Hill publication focused on research and creative activity, has published a feature article this month that describes the inception and growth of the Department of Genetics.

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Department of Genetics Publications for June 25 – July 8, 2017

Department of Genetics Publications for June 25 – July 8, 2017

Department of Genetics faculty and collaborators published thirteen papers during the past two weeks.

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Newly designed viral vectors could lead to improved gene therapies

Newly designed viral vectors could lead to improved gene therapies

UNC and University of Florida researchers created viruses to deliver gene therapies while evading pre-existing immune system responses. Aravind Asokan, PhD, led the research team at UNC.

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Journal Edited by UNC Researcher Reaches Record High Impact Factor

Journal Edited by UNC Researcher Reaches Record High Impact Factor

ACMG's Genetics in Medicine journal receives record high impact factor, is now in top 2.5 percent of all indexed journals.

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