Endowments

How To Make An Endowment Gift Endowment gifts create a self-sustaining legacy for the at UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute. Donors favor endowment gifts as it creates long-term financial support. A portion helps fund research and studies each year. The remainder is...

Affiliations

Affiliations Academic, Foundation, Government & Industry Affiliations The UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute collaborates with partners in academics, foundations, government, and industry. These associations are involved with several projects in various fields of...

History

Genomics History & Milestones 1985 May 24-26 Chancellor Robert Sinsheimer convenes a group of eminent biologists in Santa Cruz to propose a massive, historic project to determine the complete DNA sequence of the human genome—our genetic blueprint. Read Dr....

Genomics Institute – UC Santa Cruz

Unraveling Evolutionary Patterns We are using genomics to uncover clues about species extinction, to learn how to save vulnerable populations and to see what this teaches us about our future on earth. Identifying the Underpinnings of Disease Diseases like cancer have...
Stepping up the fight against childhood diseases

Stepping up the fight against childhood diseases

John “Bud” and Rebecca Colligan, longtime supporters of the Genomics Institute, have established the Colligan Presidential Chair in Pediatric Genomics with matching funds from the University of California Office of the President. The UC Santa Cruz Genomics...