“The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.”Nelson Henderson
The McDonnell Genome Institute in collaboration with our forward-thinking sponsors has provided pilot grants to innovative Wash U researchers. We highlight this work each month so that you can enjoy how a seed in science can grow to so much more.
Comparative Actinomycete genome analyses to support drug discovery
The Effect of Tobacco Exposure on Genomic Heterogeneity in HPV-Positive Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Dr. Jose Zevallos
Comparison of Phased Sequencing and Optical Mapping with Short-Read Whole Genome Sequencing for the Detection of Structural Variants in Chemotherapy-Refractory AML
By Dr. Matt Christopher
Identification of loci controlled by regulators of heterochromatin boundaries in Tetrahymena.
By Dr. Douglas Chalker
Altered Tropomyosin Isoform Repertoire As A Regulator Of Podocyte Shape In Kidney Diseases.
Dr. Hani Suleiman
Defining Host-Donor Chimerism in Kidney Rejection by scRNA-seq