Press Releases & Advisories
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...
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...
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
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
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,...
Cookbook sales by student athletes contribute to Dan Stryer Fellowship for cancer research
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...
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
UC San Diego Partners with Venter Institute to Build Community Cyberinfrastructure for Advanced Marine Microbial Ecology Research and Analysis
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Awards $24.5 Million Grant
PRESS RELEASE 2006 Summer Fellowship/Internship Information and application now available (Deadline is March 1)