Learn about some of the exciting news and events going on around the McDonnell Genome Institute.
Study raises potential for development of microbiome-based acne treatments
The world’s most famous genetic tool has a major diversity problem.
Parasitic roundworms & flatworms (helminths) cause some of the most common yet neglected tropical infectious diseases affecting more than 1B people worldwide.
MGI researchers have shown one way relapsed leukemia cells evade the immune system and identified a possible way to reverse the cancer's evasive maneuvers.
Multiple genes are implicated in Alzheimer’s disease. Some are linked to early-onset Alzheimer’s, a condition that develops in one’s 30s, 40s and 50s, while others are associated with the more common late-onset form of the disease.