WELCOME TO GENETICS AT HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL

Reflecting the breadth of the field itself, the Department of Genetics at Harvard Medical School houses a faculty working on diverse problems, using a variety of approaches and model organisms, and having a unified focus on the genome as an organizing principle for understanding biological phenomena.

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Data Journal Club
Data Journal Club

Data Journal Club


Friday, March 31, 2017, 12 - 1pm


Genetics Seminar Room NRB 350


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Genetics Seminar Room NRB 350
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Data Journal Club
Data Journal Club

Data Journal Club


Friday, April 7, 2017, 12 - 1pm


Genetics Seminar Room NRB 350


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Genetics 2017 Seminar Series

Genetics 2017 Seminar Series


Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 12 - 1pm


Genetics Seminar Room NRB 350


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Epigenetics Initiative

The Epigenetics Initiative and Annual Symposium have become an integral part of the HMS epigenetics community, not only to bring investigators and labs closer together, but also to provide support in the form of seed and travel grants.

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RECENT RESEARCH

  • A molecular census of arcuate hypothalamus and median eminence cell types​.  John N Campbell, Evan Z Macosko, Henning Fenselau, Tune H Pers, Anna Lyubetskaya, Danielle Tenen, Melissa Goldman, Anne M J Verstegen, Jon M Resch, Steven A McCarroll, Evan D Rosen, Bradford B Lowell, & Linus T Tsai. Nature Neuroscience, USA 2017 February 15. Abstract

  • G1 cyclins link proliferation, pluripotency and Differentiation of embryonic stem cells.  Lijun Liu, Wojciech Michowski, Hiroyuki Inuzuka, Kouhei Shimizu, Naoe Taira Nihira, Joel M. Chick, Na Li, Yan Geng, Alice Y. Meng, Alban Ordureau, Aleksandra Kołodziejczyk, Keith L. Ligon, Roderick T. Bronson, Kornelia Polyak,  J. Wade Harper, Steven P. Gygi, Wenyi Wei & Piotr Sicinski. Nature Cell Biology, USA 2017 February 13. Abstract

  • Destabilization of B2 RNA by EZH2 Activates the Stress Response. Athanasios Zovoilis, Catherine Cifuentes-Rojas, Hsueh-Ping Chu, Alfredo J. Hernandez and Jeannie T. Lee.  Cell, USA 2016 Dec 15. Abstract 


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