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Xiling Shen addresses the crowd at the inaugural Precision Medicine Conference
November 6, 2019

Inaugural Precision Medicine Conference Held at Duke

Hosted by the Woo Center for Big Data and Precision Medicine, directed by GCB faculty member Xiling Shen, the new conference brought together leaders in data-driven approaches to improving health.
October 31, 2019

Programming Cell Behavior

With work spanning gene circuits, antibiotic resistance and the mathematical modeling of cellular networks, GCB faculty Lingchong You explores how to best to harness microbes for medical purposes.
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October 11, 2019

DNA Metabarcoding Useful for Analyzing Human Diet

Lawrence David launches new study demonstrating that DNA metabarcoding provides a promising new method for tracking human plant intake, suggesting that similar approaches could be used to characterize the animal and fungal components of human diets.