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Category: News

Listing of news from the Institute of Bioinformatics at University of Georgia

Ying Xu Award Announced

Graduate student Dong Zhang has been awarded the 2014 Ying Xu Award for his paper “CSGRqtl, a Comparative Quantitative Trait Locus Database for the Saccharinae Grasses”.  The Institute of Bioinformatics is very proud of this accomplishment and sends our congratulations to Dong.

Dr. Shaying Zhao Receives NCI Grant

Shaying Zhao receives NCI grant to discover cancer drivers with man’s best friend

Shaying Zhao has received a five year $1.5 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to identify colorectal cancer driver genes using a novel dog-human comparative  genomics and oncology approach.

Congratulations Shaying!

Student Xi Gu Selected

Graduate Student Xi Gu has been selected to participate in this year’s Graduate School Emerging Leaders Program.

As stated on the Graduate School website:

The Emerging Leaders Program is an invited leadership workshop sponsored by the Graduate School.  This two and a half-day program, which is held off campus, helps you learn from experts and fellow graduate students what it means to challenge yourself to be the best leader you can be.  You’ll attend sessions about professional development and leadership skills necessary for entering a workplace characterized by a diversity of people, career opportunities, and ever increasing responsibilities.

Congratulations to Xi on her selection into this program.

Student Xi Gu Selected

Graduate Student Xi Gu has been selected to participate in this year’s Graduate School Emerging Leaders Program.

As stated on the Graduate School website:

The Emerging Leaders Program is an invited leadership workshop sponsored by the Graduate School.  This two and a half-day program, which is held off campus, helps you learn from experts and fellow graduate students what it means to challenge yourself to be the best leader you can be.  You’ll attend sessions about professional development and leadership skills necessary for entering a workplace characterized by a diversity of people, career opportunities, and ever increasing responsibilities.

Congratulations to Xi on her selection into this program.