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SomaGenics awarded $270K NIH funding to develop novel cell-free-DNA liquid biopsy platform

(Contributed) May 25, 2017 — Santa Cruz, CA SomaGenics announced the receipt of a $270K Phase I SBIR grant from the National Human Genome Research..

May 25, 2017

Cancer in the Crosshairs

By Tim Stephens UC Santa Cruz May 18, 2017 — Santa Cruz, CA UC Santa Cruz may not have a medical school, but its scientists are tackling some of the most..

May 18, 2017

UCSC genetics lab helps solve the mystery of ‘Miranda Eve’

By Kimberly Hale (UC Davis) & Tim Stephens (UCSC) May 12, 2017 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: The coffin of a little girl was found buried beneath a..

May 12, 2017

This Is Neat: Billionaire Vinod Khosla Is Betting On A Handheld Diagnostic Test

By Matthew Herper Forbes April 25, 2017 — Santa Cruz, CA (Above: Photo of diagnostic device. Source: Two Pore Guys) Vinod Khosla, the billionaire Sun..

April 25, 2017

Two Pore Guys Raises $24.5 Million in Series A Financing

(Source: Business Wire) April 25, 2017 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Santa Cruz-based molecular diagnostics tech startup Two Pore Guys was founded by..

April 25, 2017

Dovetail Genomics Signs Korean Distribution Agreement

(Contributed) April 17, 2017 — Santa Cruz, CA DAON BioSciences to provide Dovetail assembly services to Korean market Dovetail Genomics, a Santa..

April 17, 2017

SomaGenics presented research progress at Symposium on Advanced Wound Care and Wound Healing Society

(Contributed) April 13, 2017 — Santa Cruz, CA Welcome to the future of wound care SomaGenics presented recent progress in its wound healing therapeutic..

April 13, 2017

Two Pore Guys Seek Assay For Platform

By Allison Proffitt Diagnostics World February 2, 2017 — Santa Cruz, CA To start with, the technology Two Pore Guys is currently shopping uses only one..

February 2, 2017

SomaGenics secures $1.7M in funding from NIH

(Contributed) October 6, 2016 — Santa Cruz, CA SomaGenics has been awarded a $1.7M two-year NIH SBIR Phase II grant to further develop its RealSeq®–AC..

October 6, 2016

Analysis of metastatic prostate cancers suggests treatment options

By Tim Stephens UC Santa Cruz August 4, 2016 — Santa Cruz, CA (Images above and below: Researchers used a systematic computational approach to develop..

August 4, 2016

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2nd Annual St. Baldrick's Fundraiser

October 25, 2017, 1:00pm - October 25, 2017, 6:00pm

Be Bold, Go Bald! Please join us for the 2nd Annual St. Baldrick's Foundation fundraiser hosted by Treehouse Childhood Cancer Initiative and the UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute to raise money for childhood cancer research. To register (you'll look amazing bald!!) or DONATE, visit the event page: www.stbaldricks.org/events/UCSC2017 Not ready to go bald? That's OK! Please come cheer on the brave students, professors, and staff of UC Santa Cruz who will be shaving their heads to raise money for childhood cancer research!

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