Learn about some of the exciting news and events going on around the McDonnell Genome Institute.

Analysis of prostate tumors reveals clues to aggressiveness

Using genetic sequencing, scientists have revealed the complete DNA makeup of more than 100 aggressive prostate tumors, pinpointing important genetic errors these deadly tumors have in common. The study lays the foundation for finding new ways to treat prostate cancer, particularly for the most aggressive forms of the disease.

Funded Pilot Project

The McDonnell Genome Institute at (MGI) has awarded 9 pilot project grants to support novel collaborations with WU investigators. A committee of 5 faculty members reviewed the 48 submissions from a variety of departments and awarded nine grants.  Luigi Adamo, Kory Lavine, Douglass Mann – Cardiology Characterization of myocardial B cells heterogeneity and clonal expansion […]