Work alongside a distinguished group of researchers in Gene Expression, RNA Processing, DNA replication, Genomics, Gene Therapy, Molecular Basis of Disease, and the Mechanisms of Viral and Bacterial Pathogenesis.

MGM plays a central role in several interdisciplinary research programs in the HSC. Affiliated centers include the UF Genetics Institute, the Powell Gene Therapy Center, the Center for Epigenetics, and the University of Florida Brain Institute.

Genetics News of interest

UF Health researchers identify novel genetic links between herpes virus and cancer

UF Health researchers identify novel genetic links between herpes virus and cancer

A dormant herpes virus uses its proteins and small RNAs to create genetic changes that can cause cancer in patients with AIDS and other immune deficiencies, a team of University of Florida Health...

Study: Exome-sequencing has limited ability to diagnose limb-girdle muscular dystrophy

Study: Exome-sequencing has limited ability to diagnose limb-girdle muscular dystrophy

As medical technology advances, it can be tempting to assume that new genetic tools can accurately diagnose anything — but that’s not always the case. A University of Florida researcher has found...

Early exposure to excess hormone causes genital defects in females

Early exposure to excess hormone causes genital defects in females

University of Florida researchers have identified cells targeted by a male hormone and found that an excess of that hormone at a specific time can cause genital defects in female mice. The findings...

UF Genetics Institute member contributes to novel Alzheimer's discovery

UF Genetics Institute member contributes to novel Alzheimer's discovery

Two University of Florida Health researchers have made a discovery that could provide a novel way to target the brain deterioration associated with amyloid plaque build-up in Alzheimer’s disease.

MGM Events of Interest

Sep21

Immunology Microbiolgoy Journal Club

From 12:00pm until 1:00pm

Sep26

MGM Research Confernce

From 4:00pm until 5:00pm

Sep27

Genetics Journal Club

From 4:00pm until 5:00pm

Sep28

Immunology Microbiolgoy Journal Club

From 12:00pm until 1:00pm

Oct3

MGM Faculty meeting

From 10:00am until 12:00pm

College of Medicine Events of Interest

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MGM Conf-Rm Calendar

Sep21

Bloom Lab

From 8:00am until 9:30am

Sep21

Lewin Lab Meeting

From 10:00am until 11:30am

Sep22

GMS 6038- Bact Gen & phys

From 9:30am until 10:30am

Sep22

GMS 6108-Bact Phuys Antibo Gen

From 9:30am until 10:30am