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

Human liver protein reduces age-related inflammation in animal, human cell models

Human liver protein reduces age-related inflammation in animal, human cell models

A protein produced by the liver significantly reduces the chronic, low-grade inflammation that may contribute to aging and aging-related diseases, a group of University of Florida Health researchers...

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

Dec14

2nd Rotations Presetnaitons Immuno Micro

From 12:00pm until 3:00pm

Jan2

MGM Faculty meeting

From 10:00am until 12:00pm

Jan10

Genetics Journal Club

From 4:00pm until 5:00pm

Jan17

Genetics Journal Club

From 4:00pm until 5:00pm

Jan24

Genetics Journal Club

From 4:00pm until 5:00pm

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MGM Conf-Rm Calendar

Dec14

Bloom Lab

From 8:00am until 9:30am

Dec14

Lewin Lab Meeting

From 10:00am until 11:30am

Dec15

GMS 6169-Antimicro Stratgy

From 9:30am until 10:30am

Dec15

Viroholics

From 12:00pm until 1:00pm

Dec15

Boye lab meet

From 1:00pm until 3:00pm