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Featured stories about UC Santa Cruz genomics research, projects and awards.

Decoding and Defeating Cancer with Data Science

Decoding and Defeating Cancer with Data Science

A groundbreaking study reveals that one in five tumors may need to be reclassified
Cancer in the Crosshairs

Cancer in the Crosshairs

Study uncovers hidden factors that shape sea life around islands and seamounts

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UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute

What if doctors could demystify cancer and cure people more quickly? What if we could save threatened species by restoring the genetic diversity they once had?The UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute is empowering scientists all over the world to answer these questions and more. From decoding cancer to species preservation, our open-source genomics platforms are essential resources for unlocking the world’s most challenging medical and scientific issues of our time.Established in 2014.
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UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute11 hours ago
Free haircuts on campus! ;-D join the fun, #BraveTheShave or donate to our team: https://www.stbaldricks.org/donate/team/115483/2017
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UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute2 days ago
UC Santa Cruz's Lars Fehren-Schmitz sheds light on Rapa Nui (Easter Island) mysteries using paleogenomic analysis in Current Biology
http://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(17)31194-6
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UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute4 days ago
We have UC Santa Cruz employees signed up to #BravetheShave! Join them or donate!
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UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute1 week ago
Be Bold, Go Bald!
#baldselfie? Yes! Join us for the 2nd annual St. Baldrick's Fundraiser hosted by the UCSC Genomics Institute and the Treehouse Childhood Cancer Initiative, Wed. Oct. 25, 1pm-4pm, outside the Science & Engineering Library, UC Santa Cruz.
Stop by to cheer on everyone having their heads shaved in support of childhood cancer research!

Thinking about how awesome you'd look bald?

Sign up by clicking the "Join us" button at our event page: https://www.stbaldricks.org/events/UCSC2017

1 day ago
Proud to be part of multiple international genomic data initiatives named as @GA4GH's 2017 Driver Projects! https://t.co/tw6bkb7JQa
2 days ago
@UCSC's Lars Fehren-Schmitz sheds light on Rapa Nui (Easter Island) mysteries in @CurrentBiology https://t.co/RBJpgbynwn https://t.co/o7jBoGQORQ ucscgenomics photo
1 week ago
You're Invited! Treehouse Open House Saturday Oct. 21, 2-4pm - https://t.co/MXW49vi6JA