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Francine Camacho named Gates Millennium Scholar

Francine Camacho, QCB graduate student, is a recipient of the Gates Millennium Scholarship. For more information on the award, please visit the... Read more

Coleen Murphy receives NIH Pioneer Award

Princeton University faculty members Zemer Gitai, professor of molecular biology, and Coleen Murphy, professor of molecular biology and the ... Read more

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