Department of Genetics Publications for Nov. 18 – Dec. 1, 2018

December 3, 2018

Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published eleven papers during November 18 – December 1, 2018. Enhancer deletion and allelic effects define a regulatory molecular mechanism at the VLDLR cholesterol GWAS locus. Davis JP, Vadlamudi S, Roman TS, Zeynalzadeh M, Iyengar AK, Mohlke KL. Hum Mol Genet. 2018 … Continued



Jeremy Purvis, PhD Receives CAREER Award from National Science Foundation

November 30, 2018

Jeremy Purvis, Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics was awarded a five-year grant through the Faculty Early Career Development Program of the National Science Foundation.  The proposal is titled “Predicting cell fate from cell history:  Theory, experiment, and outreach.” The overarching hypothesis of the study is that, in addition to environmental … Continued



Department of Genetics Publications for Nov. 4-17, 2018

November 20, 2018

Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published ten papers during Nov. 4-17, 2018.



Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 21 – Nov. 3, 2018

November 5, 2018

Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published nine papers during Oct. 21 – Nov. 3, 2018.



Genetic Counselor Awareness Day – Nov. 8, 2018

November 5, 2018

Genetic counselors are key partners in precision medicine and genomic advances which span the life stages of patients at UNC. UNC is fortunate to have ~ 20 genetic counselors with 10 in the Department of Genetics!



Department of Genetics Publications for Oct. 7-20, 2018

October 22, 2018

Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published ten papers during Oct. 7-20, 2018.



Department of Genetics “State of the Department”

October 16, 2018

State of the Department FY18



Special Issue of Human Mutation: ClinGen and ClinVar – Enabling Genomics in Precision Medicine

October 16, 2018

The ClinGen Steering Committee is excited to announce the release of a special issue of Human Mutation: ClinGen and ClinVar – Enabling Genomics in Precision Medicine. Jonathan Berg, Associate Professor of Genetics, served as guest editor.



Department of Genetics Publications for Sept. 23 – Oct. 6, 2018

October 8, 2018

Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published twelve papers during Sept. 23 – Oct. 6, 2018.



Cell Reports Paper from Koller Lab Featured in Review Article

September 25, 2018

Trends in Cell Biology published a Spotlight article in the October 2018 edition focused on a recent Cell Reports paper from the laboratory of Bev Koller.



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