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.
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.
Failure to replicate a genetic signal for sex bias in the steppe migration into central Europe. Iosif Lazaridis, David Reich. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2017 May 5. Abstract
Spt5 Plays Vital Roles in the Control of Sense and Antisense Transcription Elongation. Ameet Shetty, Scott P. Kallgren, Carina Demel, Kerstin C. Maier, Dan Spatt, Burak H. Alver, Patrick Cramer, Peter J. Park, Fred Winston. Genes and Development, USA 2017 March 30. Abstract