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Genetics Society of America Honors Richard Lewontin with 2017 Thomas Hunt Morgan Medal

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The Genetics Society of America (GSA) is pleased to announce that Richard C. Lewontin, PhD is the 2017 recipient of the Thomas Hunt Morgan Medal for lifetime achievement in the field of genetics. This award recognizes Lewontin’s extensive impact...
24-Mar-2017 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Genetics Society of America Honors Jonathan Hodgkin with 2017 Novitski Prize

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The Genetics Society of America (GSA) is pleased to announce that Jonathan Hodgkin, PhD (Oxford University) is the 2017 recipient of the Edward Novitski Prize in recognition of his extraordinary creativity and intellectual ingenuity in solving...
21-Mar-2017 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Genetics Society of America Honors Sally G. Hoskins with 2017 Elizabeth W. Jones Award

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The Genetics Society of America (GSA) is pleased to announce that Sally G. Hoskins, PhD is the 2017 recipient of the Elizabeth W. Jones Award for Excellence in Education. This award recognizes her role in developing and promoting the transformative...
16-Mar-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Genetics Society of America Honors Susan A. Gerbi with the 2017 George W. Beadle Award

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The Genetics Society of America (GSA) is pleased to announce that Susan A. Gerbi, PhD is the 2017 recipient of the George W. Beadle Award in recognition of her outstanding contributions to the genetics community. In the course of her research on DNA...
14-Mar-2017 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Genetics Society of America Honors David Kingsley with 2017 GSA Medal

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The Genetics Society of America (GSA) is pleased to announce that David Kingsley, PhD is the 2017 recipient of the GSA Medal for outstanding contributions to the field of genetics in the past 15 years. His experimental work has shifted paradigms...
9-Mar-2017 3:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Genomic Study of High School Students From Across Denmark Reveals Remarkable Genetic Homogeneity

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People from Denmark are remarkably genetically similar to each other, report researchers in the journal GENETICS, a publication of the Genetics Society of America. The study revealed that, Denmark has a relatively genetically homogeneous population...
11-Oct-2016 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Genome of Fiercely Protective Fonni's Dog Reflects Human History of Sardinia

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A genomic analysis of 28 dog breeds has traced the genetic history of the remarkable Fonni's Dog, a herd guardian endemic to the Mediterranean island of Sardinia. The results, published in the journal GENETICS, reveal that the regional variety has...
11-Oct-2016 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Genetics of African Khoesan Populations Maps to Kalahari Desert Geography

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Geography and ecology are key factors that have influenced the genetic makeup of human groups in southern Africa, according to new research discussed in the journal GENETICS, a publication of the Genetics Society of America. By investigating...
6-Sep-2016 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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