- Department News
Jim Evans and Chuck Perou are featured in a Special Section on Breast Cancer in Science
Evans and Perou are quoted regarding the risks of reporting germline mutations in numerous genes implicated in rare forms of hereditary predispositions to breast cancer.
Terry Furey and Praveen Sethupathy coauthor a Perspective in Science
The Perspective is entitled "Genetics Driving Epigenetics."
Dr. Norman Sharpless appointed director of UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Dr. Sharpless succeeds H. Shelton “Shelley” Earp, MD, as center director effective January 1, 2014.
- Upcoming Events
- Jeffrey L. Houpt Lectures in Genome Sciences - Dan Nettleton Apr 25, 2014 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — MBRB G202
- G&MB Tuesday Student Seminars - Fall 2014 Aug 19, 2014 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM — Pagano Room, LCCC
- G&MB Friday Seminar Series - Fall 2014 Aug 22, 2014 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — To Be Announced
- UNC Genetics Retreat 2014 Sep 05, 2014 - Sep 07, 2014 — To Be Announced
- Department Highlight
The Department of Genetics ranked 4th in the nation in its field for NIH research funding in 2013.