Research Into Human Disease with combined training in human genetics, mouse models and bioinformatics AcceleratedThe Jackson Laboratory , Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences at Tufts and Tufts University School of Medicine a new mammalian track track for PhD unveiled students. The joint track offers students in-depth research and training to both JAX and Tufts. The combination of the faculty and resources of the genetics program at Tufts, its emphasis on its emphasis on human disease, and the faculty and resources at JAX, with its emphasis on mouse models and bioinformatics is to contribute to the growing international demand for know – expertise in mammalian genetics. – The JAX track at Tufts provides students a unique opportunity to conduct research rotations at both institutions and conduct their Ph.D.
Trainees begin their studies in Maine in the first week of July, before the start of the usual academic year. First – year research rotations will be distributed between the Boston and Maine Campus. Students conduct their Ph.D. Research at JAX, where diverse opportunities in biomedical research include cancer biology, genetics, of complex characteristics, neurobiology, bioinformatics / computational biology and many other fields. Source: Siobhan E. Gallagher, Tufts University.Public health experts the environment contributors obesity, such as lack of exercise and the broad availability by high-calorie has embroiled Drink Convenience. But out studies on twins and another research, scientists have recognized that obesity was a strong genetic component as well, although this was analysis frequently in adults than children.
The study appears online today in the American Journal of Human Genetics. Along with co – led the study Haakon Hakonarson, the manager of the CAG, 2.5 thousand Children Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania.