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John Storey receives the 2015 COPSS Presidents' Award

John Storey, Princeton University's William R. Harman '63 and Mary-Love Harman Professor in Genomics and professor in the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, has received the 2015... Read more


David Botstein and Shirley Tilghman named honorees of the Scientific American Worldview 100

Scientific American Worldview names the top 100 contributors of the biotechnology industry, including David Botstein, Anthony B. Evnin ’62 Professor of Genomics, Emeritus, and Shirley Tilghman, President of the University,... Read more


David Botstein: 2015 Double Helix Medal Honoree

David Botstein, the Anthony B. Evnin '62 Professor of Genomics, Emeritus, will be the recipient of the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory's Double Helix Medal in November 2015.  The medal "recognizes exceptional individuals who have... Read more


FACULTY AWARD: Storey receives Mortimer Spiegelman Award for health statisticians under 40

John Storey, the William R. Harman '63 and Mary-Love Harman Professor in Genomics and professor of Molecular Biology... Read more


Digging for Meaning in the Big Data of Human Biology

A multi-year effort by researchers from Princeton and other universities and medical schools has taken a big step toward extracting knowledge from these big data collections and opening the door to new understanding of human... Read more


New approach for performing Genome-wide association studies

(a) A graphical model describing population structure and its effects on a trait of interest. Population structure is captured by a common latent variable z among a set of loci xi (i = 1, 2,..., m) via the allele frequencies πi... Read more


Benjamin Machta, a Lewis-Sigler Theory Fellow, proposes theoretical model

The action potential is widely understood as an electrical phenomenon. However, a long experimental history has documented the... Read more


Michael Levine named next Director of the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics

Michael Levine will become the next Director of the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics in July, 2015.  Levine, who will also have an appointment in the Molecular Biology Department, will join Princeton from the... Read more


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