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The UI Health Care Genetic Counselors and the Iowa Institute of Human Genetics are celebrating National DNA Day on Tuesday, April 25 in downtown Iowa City. Come visit us at our booth at a DNA Festival on April 25th 1:30-4:00 right outside of the Iowa City Public Library. At 4:00 pm, there will be a...
The Genetics Cluster Initiative and the Iowa Institute of Human Genetics are pleased to announce a special genetics seminar with Dr. Elizabeth J. Leslie. She will be presenting "From GWAS to Genomes: Elucidating the Genetics Architecture of Orofacial Clefts" at the Seebohm Conference Room (283 EMRB...
Professor Arti K. Rai from Duke Law School, will give a lecture on "Proprietary Rights in Genetic Platform Technologies." The lecture is from 12:30 to 1:45 pm on Tuesday, April 18 at Boyd Law Building, Room 225. Rai is the Elvin R. Latty Professor and Faculty Co-Director of the Duke Law Center for...
IIHG Associate Director, Dr. Anne Kwitek, Ph.D. will be giving a Department of Biology seminar this Friday, April 14, at Kollros Auditorium at 4:00 pm. Her talk is titled, "Genetic Regulation of Blood Pressure and Body Weight: Rats, It's Complex!" Refreshments will be available prior to the seminar...
The IIHG and the Genetics Cluster Initiative present "Working with the UCSC Genome Browser" for this month's Hands On Bioinformatics mini-course. Michael Chimenti, Ph.D., Specialist in the IIHG Bioinformatics Division will be the workshop presenter. This mini-course is for anyone in the University...
The upcoming Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Users Group meeting will be March 15, 2017 at 2PM in the Seebohm Conference Room (283 EMRB). The presenter is Chris Black, M.S., Sales Executive – Midwest, 10x Genomics. "The Chromium System: New and Emerging Single Cell Transcriptomic Applications"...
The IIHG and the Genetics Cluster Initiative present " Introduction to Galaxy for Bioinformatics " for this month's Hands On Bioinformatics mini-course. Michael Chimenti, Ph.D., Specialist in the IIHG Bioinformatics Division will be the workshop presenter. This mini-course will introduce students...
The IIHG presents the Feburary Next Generation Sequencing Interest Group meeting on Wednesday, February 15 at 2:00 pm in the Seebohm Conference Room (283 EMRB). Dr. Ashutosh Mangalam will be presenting on "Deciphering role of gut microbiome in the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis: studies in...
The Iowa Institute of Human Genetics is accepting applications to the Genetic Counseling Internship and Bioinformatics Internship programs for 2017. For more information and a link to the online application form for the Genetic Counseling Internship, click here . If you are interested in the...
The Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) User group seminar is set for Wednesday, January 25 at 2:00 pm in the first floor auditorium in Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building (1459 PBDB). The presentation is titled, "New approaches to Single Cell Analysis using Next Generation Sequencing." Single-...