All Events

Jan 10

BME 280B Seminar Series - Sergio Barberan-Soler, Ph.D

Sergio Barberan-Soler,
Director of Sequencing Technologies

Title: Simplifying precision medicine through accurate quantification of small RNAs Sergio Barberan-Soler is the Director of Sequencing Technologies at SomaGenics, Inc. He oversees technology development and innovative products to facilitate non-coding small RNA analysis by Next Generation... Read More

Jan 9

CITRIS Seed Funding Information Session

CITRIS Directors

CITRIS and the Banatao Institute has $600,000 available through its 2019 Core Seed Funding Program for research that aims to create information technology solutions for society’s most pressing challenges. Individual grants range from $40,000-$60,000 and are open to researchers at all... Read More

Dec 10

Defense: Practical Tools for Exploring tRNA Conservation

Brian Lin
PhD Candidate (Advisor: Todd Lowe)

Abstract:  Transfer RNAs (tRNAs) are universal to living organisms, and are involved in a variety of noncanonical functions. Systematically identifying atypical tRNAs is of considerable biological interest, but extracting relevant insights from a large trove of sequencing data is difficult due... Read More