Yale Geneticist With Rare Disease to Build Pediatric Cell Atlas of Skeletal Muscle
A $3 million grant from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, awarded to a team of researchers led by Monkol Lek, PhD, assistant professor of genetics at Yale, will support Lek and his team in creating a Pediatric Cell Atlas of Skeletal Muscle — a roadmap of healthy skeletal cells and how they change at four key age group milestones between the ages of zero and 18 years.
YSM Dean’s Workshop Highlights Collaborative Future of Genomic Healthcare
Yale School of Medicine’s Dean’s Office hosted a workshop to introduce the Yale Center for Genomic Health (YCGH) to the Yale community. It was an event that brought together scholars and professionals from across diverse disciplines to learn more about the science of genomic healthcare and the vision of the YCGH.
Hall arrives to take charge of the Yale Center for Genomic Health
The Yale Center for Genomic Health, founded in 2018 as the home of Generations, a comprehensive DNA sequencing project, has entered a new phase with the recruitment of Ira M. Hall, PhD, an expert in human genome sequencing and integrative data science, as the center’s director.Source: Medicine@Yale
Yale's Human Genomics Efforts Get a New Boost
Under its incoming director, Ira M. Hall, PhD, the Yale Center for Genomic Health will have goals that include creating and leading studies of human genome variation and disease; enhancing the university’s abilities in computational genomics, bioinformatics, and data science; and leading efforts at Yale to implement genomics in health care.
Yale Launches Comprehensive DNA Sequencing Project, With Aim of Predicting, Preventing, and Treating Gene-related Diseases
Generations, a collaboration between Yale School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Health System, is one of the largest DNA sequencing projects of its kind in the United States.
Michael F. Murray joins Center for Genomic Health
Yale New Haven Hospital and Yale School of Medicine (YSM) today jointly announced the appointment of Michael F. Murray, MD to become the director of Clinical Operations for Yale School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Hospital’s Center for Genomic Health.Source: Yale New Haven Health