School of Medicine & School of Dentistry
awarded NIAID grant for std research
The UMB Schools of Dentistry and Medicine have received a five-year $10.7 million grant to study sexually-transmitted diseases.
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Scientists Apply Successful Single Molecule Sequencing and de novo Genome Assembly to a Parasitic Worm that Infects Human Eyes and Skin
Investigators at IGS and the Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases at the NIAID used the long-read, single-molecule Pacific Biosciences platform for the successful genome sequencing and de novo assembly of Loa loa roundworms...
Scientists Apply Novel Genome-based Methods for New Understanding to Control the Invasive and Destructive Stink Bug
Their findings, which could lead to new ways to control this abundant and costly pest....
University of Maryland To Study STD's
The University of Maryland schools of dentistry and medicine have won a five-year $10.7 million federal grant to study the causes, prevention and treatment of STD's....
Associations of the Fecal Microbiome With Urinary Estrogens and Estrogen Metabolites in Postmenopausal Women., The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
Creating and validating cis-regulatory maps of tissue-specific gene expression regulation., Nucleic acids research
Disruption of the Transcriptional Regulator Cas5 Results in Enhanced Killing of Candida albicans by Fluconazole., Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy
UM Schools Study STDs
UM Schools of Dentistry and Medicine to study the causes, prevention and treatment of STDs.
Introduction to Bioinformatics
What is Bioinformatics? How does it interface with high throughput sequencing?
An overview of the Human Microbiome Project and the Data Analysis & Coordination Center.
Bioinformatics Work Projects
An overview of computational biology and bioinformatics projects at the Institute for Genome Sciences.
Dr. Claire Fraser
The Business of Research: Genomics and Biomedicine.
E. coli Research
E. coli outbreak in Germany
Events @ IGS
Exchanging scientific ideas and exploring the latest scientific research in interactive seminars is one of our Institute's priorities.