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Dr. Jenny Ting Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Jenny Ting, PhD April 29, 2022

Jenny P. Ting, PhD (William Rand Kenan Professor of Genetics) has been elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences.



Department of Genetics Publications April 10th – 23rd, 2022

UNC Department of Genetics Logo April 25, 2022

Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published 18 papers during April 10th – 23rd, 2022.



Kelada and Mohlke awarded 5-year R01 from NIEHS

Samir Kelada and Karen Mohlke April 21, 2022

Dr. Samir Kelada (Associate Professor, Genetics) and Dr. Karen Mohlke (Professor, Genetics) were awarded a 5 year R01 from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) titled “Regulatory Genomics of Ozone Air Pollution Response in Vitro and In Vivo”.



Li, Stein and Zhu Labs Publish Paper in Nature Genetics

Yun Li Jason Stein Hongtu Zhu April 12, 2022

The laboratories of Drs. Yun Li (Professor, Genetics), Jason Stein (Associate Professor, Genetics) and Hongtu Zhu (Professor, Computer Science and Genetics) published a paper titled “Common variants contribute to intrinsic human brain functional networks” in Nature Genetics 2022 Apr 7.



Department of Genetics Publications March 27th – April 9th, 2022

UNC Department of Genetics Logo April 11, 2022

Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published 17 papers during March 27th – April 9th, 2022.



Keriayn Smith, PhD Selected to Attend NSF “Ideas Lab” Activity

Keriayn Smith, PhD April 7, 2022

Dr. Keriayn Smith (Assistant Professor, Genetics) has been invited to participate in the “Dark Dimensions of the RNA Regulome” Ideas Lab Activity sponsored by the National Science Foundation.



Hector Franco, PhD Receives Ovarian Cancer Pilot Study Award

Hector Franco April 4, 2022

Dr. Hector Franco (Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics) has received a pilot study award from the Marsha Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Research.



Adam Pfefferle, PhD Appointed Assistant Professor

Adam Pfefferle April 1, 2022

Dr. Adam Pfefferle was appointed as Assistant Professor in the Department of Genetics, effective March 1, 2022.



Department of Genetics Publications March 13th – 26th, 2022

UNC Department of Genetics Logo March 28, 2022

Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published 11 papers during March 13th – 26th 2022.



Department of Genetics Publications February 27th – March 12th, 2022

UNC Department of Genetics Logo March 14, 2022

Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published 10 papers during February 27th – March 12th, 2022.



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