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

New technique could bring earlier diagnoses for muscular dystrophy, ALS and similar disorders

New technique could bring earlier diagnoses for muscular dystrophy, ALS and similar disorders

A new blood test could reveal the genetic roots of muscular dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other disorders caused by the expansion of DNA repeats, potentially helping doctors diagnose...

Researchers find blood pressure drug holds promise for preventing onset of Type 1 diabetes

Researchers find blood pressure drug holds promise for preventing onset of Type 1 diabetes

Researchers working with a University of Florida supercomputer have discovered that a common drug used to control high blood pressure also might help prevent or delay the onset of Type 1 diabetes in...

The Year in Review: Celebrating Our Achievements in 2017, Part 2

The Year in Review: Celebrating Our Achievements in 2017, Part 2

Part 2 of our “Year in Review” focuses on the hospitals, research institutes and centers that are part of the UF Health family:

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...

MGM Events of Interest

Sep4

MGM Faculty meeting

From 10:00am until 12:00pm

Oct2

MGM Faculty meeting

From 10:00am until 12:00pm

Nov6

MGM Faculty meeting

From 10:00am until 12:00pm

Dec4

MGM Faculty meeting

From 10:00am until 12:00pm

Jan1

MGM Faculty meeting

From 10:00am until 12:00pm

College of Medicine Events of Interest

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MGM Conf-Rm Calendar

Aug14

Karst lab

From 9:00am until 10:30am

Aug16

Bloom Lab

From 8:00am until 9:30am

Aug16

Lewin Lab Meeting

From 10:00am until 11:30am

Aug16

Boye Lab

From 1:00pm until 3:00pm

Aug20

Hauswirth Lab meeting

From 1:00pm until 2:30pm