Nader Pourmand and Ion Torrent

Nader Pourmand and Ion Torrent

By Richard Hughey, Computer Engineering Dept, UCSC Biomolecular engineering’s Nader Pourmand is profiled in a Bio-IT world article discussing the third-generation sequencing company ION Torrent Systems. Inventions of Pourmand, Stanford professor Ron Davis, and...
What makes us human?

What makes us human?

By Richard Hughey, Computer Engineering, UCSC Dr. Katherine Pollard, postdoctoral alumna of the Center for Biomolecular Science and Engineering and the UCSC genome browser, wrote the May cover story of Scientific American, “What Makes Us Human?.” The...