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05-Jun-2006 Press Release

Surprising Symbiosis: Glassy-Winged Sharpshooter Eats With Friends

Like a celebrity living on mineral water, the glassy-wingedsharpshooter consumes only the dilute sap of woody plants — including grapevinesin California,which is feverishly working to prevent the insect's flight into...[more]

02-Jun-2006 Press Release

Gut Reaction: Researchers Define The Colon's Genome

For the first time, scientists have defined the collectivegenome of the human gut, or colon. Up to 100 trillion microbes, representingmore than 1,000 species, make up a motley "microbiome" that allows humans to digestmuch of what...[more]

16-May-2006 Press Release

Comparative sequence analysis of B. anthracis Ames Ancestor and a set of diverse B. anthracis strains.

PRESS RELEASE Comparative sequence analysis of B. anthracis Ames Ancestor and a set of diverse B. anthracis strains. May 16, 2006 The NIAID sponsored Pathogen Functional Genomics Resource Center (PFGRC) (NIAID contract...[more]

27-Apr-2006 Collaborator Release

Leading Department of Energy Genome Scientist to Direct Joint Marine Microbial Metagenomics Cyberinfrastructure Initiative

Dr. Paul Gilna Will Lead Moore Foundation-Funded Project Linking UC San Diego and Venter Institute[more]

10-Apr-2006 Collaborator Release

Government of Victoria, Australia and Venter Institute to Survey and Sequence Microbes in Soil and Bovine Digestive System

Environmental genomics approach expected to reveal biological diversity in lesser known ecosystems[more]

23-Mar-2006 Press Release

MD Governor visits TIGR

PRESS RELEASE MD Governor visits TIGR March 23, 2006 While visiting the Rockville area in March, Maryland Govenror Robert L. Ehrlich and his Secretary of Business and Economic Development, Aris Melissaratos,...[more]

10-Mar-2006 Press Release

Venter Institute Announces Summer Fellowship in Memory of Local Resident

Cookbook sales by student athletes contribute to Dan Stryer Fellowship for cancer research[more]

13-Feb-2006 Press Release

Genomics-Based Vaccine Could Prevent Deadly Cattle Disease

Every year, East Coast fever destroys the small farmer's dream of escaping poverty in Africa. Killing more than a million cattle and costing some $200 million annually, this tick-borne disease rages across a dozen countries in...[more]

06-Feb-2006 Press Release

The J. Craig Venter Institute, The University of Washington, and The Johns Hopkins University Initiate Resequencing and Genotyping Projects to Help Identify Critical Disease Pathways

Research is Part of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Complimentary Resequencing and Genotyping Program[more]

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