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Life Science lobby.  Photographer: Nick Romanenko. Copyright: 2010 Rutgers, The State University of New JerseyThe mission of the Department of Genetics is to promote excellence in education and research in the areas of model organism genetics, human genetics, computational genetics, bioinformatics, and genomics. The Department is situated on the Busch Campus of Rutgers University in Piscataway, NJ. There are more than 30 faculty members in the Department, with laboratories located in the Nelson Biological Laboratories, the Life Sciences Building, and the Waksman Institute. The Department is affiliated with the Human Genetics Institute of New Jersey (HGINJ), which houses core microscopy and imaging facilities and offers state-of-the-art custom genomic solutions through RUCDR Infinite Biologics. As the world's largest university-based biorepository, RUCDR provides comprehensive services in bioprocessing, genomics, sample analytics and biostorage to the global scientific community. The Department oversees an undergraduate major in genetics within the Division of Life Science (DLS) and the Schools of Arts and Sciences (SAS).

Upcoming Seminars & Events

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20171120.120000Mon, Nov 20, 2017 @ 12:00pm
Recruitment of bone marrow derived epithelial cells to cutaneous epithelium during tumor promotion of carcinogen-exposed skin Genetics/Human Genetics InstituteSpeaker: Dr. Rebecca J. Morris
Dr. Rebecca J. Morris/ Department of Stem Cells and Cancer/ Hormel Institute/ University of Minnesota/ Austin, MN
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Life Sciences Building
Auditorium :
145 Bevier Road, Piscataway , NJ
20171204.120000Mon, Dec 04, 2017 @ 12:00pm
Department of Genetics Seminar SeriesGenetics/Human Genetics InstituteSpeaker: Dr. Peter Andolfatto
Dr. Peter Andolfatto/ Princeton University/ Princeton, NJ
Web Site
Life Sciences Building
Auditorium :
145 Bevier Road, Piscataway , NJ
20180402.120000Mon, Apr 02, 2018 @ 12:00pm
Department of Genetics Seminar Series Genetics/Human Genetics InstituteSpeaker: Dr. Jinchuan Xing
Dr. Ting Wang/ Washington University/ St. Louis, MO
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Life Sciences Building
Auditorium :
145 Bevier Road, Piscataway , NJ

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