Press Releases & Advisories
J. Craig Venter, Ph.D., Founder, remains as President and Chairman; Robert Strausberg, Ph.D., is named Institute Deputy Director
Will the Plague Pathogen become Resistant to Antibiotics?
More than Six Million New Genes, Thousands of New Protein Families, and Incredible Degree of Microbial Diversity Discovered from First Phase of Sorcerer II Global Ocean Sampling Expedition
Unprecedented amount of data deposited in CAMERA database; features enhanced tools to visualize and analyze metagenomic data
Launching the Global Community Cyberinfrastructure for Advanced Marine Microbial Research and Analysis (CAMERA)
UC San Diego Makes Venter Institute's Global Ocean Sampling (GOS) Expedition Microbial Metagenomic Data and Computational Tools Available to Scientists Worldwide
MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Venter Institute Hosts Press Conference to Unveil Results from Global Ocean Sampling Expedition WHAT: A press conference with live web cast announcing the results from the Sorcerer II...
Information critical to developing treatments and vaccines
PRESS RELEASE TIGR Researchers Reveal Tricks of Common Sexually Transmitted Infection January 11, 2007 It's the world's most common non-viral sexually transmitted infection. There are an estimated 8 million...
Initial decoding of elephant shark genome helps uncover ancient DNA in human genome
PRESS RELEASE New! A Eukaryotic Annotation Training Course is being offered for the first time at TIGR. The course is designed to inform the research community and educators about the methods and...
The Institute for Genomic Research (TIGR), J. Craig Venter Institute, J. Craig Venter Science Foundation Consolidate into one Organization — the J. Craig Venter Institute
Research organization formerly known as Venter Institute is renamed The Center for the Advancement of Genomics (TCAG) Claire Fraser-Liggett, Ph.D., is TIGR Division President, Robert Strausberg, Ph.D., is named President of...