People from Denmark are genetically similar to each other no matter which part of the country they come from, report researchers in the journal GENETICS,...


Update: This letter of support has been presented to Dr. Francis Collins and is no longer accepting signatures. Thank you for your interest. Continue to...


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May 16, 2016

As a geneticist, when I get asked by a friend or neighbor to explain what I do for a living more than just being a...


A couple of weeks ago I presented a poster at an unusual event, entitled "Wasteful" Research? Looking Beyond the Abstract which was sponsored by the...


Last night, a milieu of scientists, Congressional staffers, members of Congress, and representatives from the National Science Foundation (NSF) filled the banquet room of the Rayburn...


The National Science Foundation (NSF) has issued a Dear Colleague Letter inviting those with current research support to request supplemental funding to enhance the training...


The 4th annual USA Science & Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C. attracted more than 365,000 attendees who engaged in over 3,000 hands-on activities. GSA piqued the interest of...


Short videos, interactive animations, a brief reading beyond the textbook, slides for students to review before coming to class—all of these things can be useful when teaching....


Last year, GSA launched a new initiative to support our student and postdoc members who have ideas for local workshops on topics related to genetics...


The Genetics Society of America (GSA) is pleased to support a new round of GSA Trainee-Organized Symposia, which are organized by student and postdoctoral members...