The 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) and the Rutgers University Cell and DNA Repository (RUCDR Infinite Biologics), including core microscopy and imaging as well as state-of-the-art systems for determining genome sequence and gene expression. The Department oversees an undergraduate major in genetics within the Division of Life Science (DLS) and the Schools of Arts and Sciences (SAS).

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Monday, October 06 | 12:00 PM
Wenfang An, Ph.D. Mammalian Retrotransposons and Development

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