Advancing genome research for a better world


To develop and deploy genome engineering to cure disease, ensure food security, and sustain the environment for current and future generations.

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Love #CRISPR and California?! 🧬🌴 Come work with us at the IGI! We're #hiring 2 new postdocs and 6 new research assistants in Berkeley and San Francisco! Please retweet and share with friends and colleagues! More info and application links here:
For #veteransday2019, we want to highlight a recent STEM extension to the GI Bill, which provides up to an additional $30k of funds to #veterans pursuing STEM degrees, or veterans with STEM degrees pursuing teacher certifications. 🇺🇸 More info here:
.@ucdavis grad student Isaiah Mohr talks about engineering viruses to deliver new traits to plants, weeds as "a testament to the will to live and continue on that is in us all," and using the 5 second rule in lab classes! 🌱🧬 #TBT #MeetAnIGIScientist
“I am working in the laboratory all day long, it is all I can do. I am better off there than anywhere else." Marie Curie—physicist extraordinaire, first woman to win a @NobelPrize, and only person to win two—was born #OTD in 1867. Read more here: