UC Catalyst award furthers paleogenomics research

UC Catalyst award furthers paleogenomics research

Anthropologist Lars Fehren-Schmitz will lead a project to expand the work being done by the UC Santa Cruz Human Paleogenomics Lab, an effort that’s one of the recipients of the University of California President’s Research Catalyst Awards. The project, receiving...
Scientists sequence genome of 700,000-year-old horse

Scientists sequence genome of 700,000-year-old horse

By Tim Stephens, UCSC Public Information Office An international team of scientists has sequenced the genome of an ancient horse that lived 700,000 years ago in the early Middle Pleistocene epoch. It is by far the oldest genome scientists have been able to sequence...