Dr. Bertram Brenig uses genomics grant to help save the bees
Dr. Bertram Brenig, from the University of Goettingen, Institute of Veterinary Medicine is the 2021 winner of the Greater Good Grant for his research on the Western Honey Bee. Brenig, and his collaborators, will use genomics to help understand vulnerabilities impacting the Western Honey Bee, one of the most populous pollinators facing multiple challenges and population decline.
Minutes matter when a critically ill baby needs a genome-based diagnosis and the team at Rady Children's Institute for Genomic Medicine accomplished a huge breakthrough last week. The team sequenced the genome of a critically ill infant to provide a clinical diagnosis in a record-breaking 13.5 hours, leading to implementation of life-saving treatment 4 hours later.
On World Oceans Day, we celebrate efforts to protect ocean life through sustainability initiatives, collective impact, and the power of genomics. We are proud to partner with organizations like Birch Aquarium that are leveraging genomics for conservation and educational programs. Learn more about our focus on environmental sustainability. http://illumina.com/csr
Partnership allows researchers to sequence hundreds of organisms - processing data faster and at larger volumes
What can a community of tiny single-cell organisms living inside our bodies reveal about mental health, Parkinson’s disease, nutrition, and sleep? How can next-generation sequencing (NGS) support the future of microbiology research?
Throughout May, we've celebrated Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month through internal events, as well as recognition of some of our amazing employees.
Kat Park, Sr. Employee Communications Specialist, works with teams across the company, using her incredible skills to help keep our employees connected to our mission and to share their accomplishments externally.
SAN DIEGO, May 13, 2021 /3BL Media/ – San Diego Squared (SD2) proudly launched today. SD2 is a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) focused non-profit community organization established to connect underrepresented San Diego students to the power of STEM by providing access to education, mentorship, and the resources they need to lead the talent pipeline.