AP News | Sep 13, 2018 | Patrick Whittle A group of scientists unveiled the first results Thursday of an ambitious effort to map the genes of tens of thousands of animal species, a project they said could help save animals from extinction down the line. The scientists...read more
Backgrounder: The 1985 Santa Cruz Workshop and the Origins of the Human Genome Project In 1984, Robert L. Sinsheimer, then chancellor of UC Santa Cruz, made a proposal to UC President David P. Gardner to establish an Institute to Sequence the Human Genome on the UCSC...read more
Nov. 1, 1991 | The FASEB Journal | Editorial Robert L. Sinsheimer Scientists, immersed in the day-to-day challenges of research, may sometimes overlook the larger significance of their enterprise. The Human Genome Initiative is an epic venture of discovery. This...read more
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“The Genomics Institute has been coming up with approaches to treating pediatric cancer that have never been tried before.”
– John “Bud” and Rebecca Colligan, who established the Colligan Presidential Chair