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Baboon Sexes Differ in How Social Status Gets 'Under the Skin'

A growing body of evidence shows that those at the bottom of the socioeconomic ladder are more likely to die prematurely than those at the top.

Center News

Greg Crawford, Kris Woods, Tim Reddy, and Charlie Gersbach
October 16, 2018

From Innovation to Impact

When four Duke researchers developed an innovative technique for exploring the non-coding genome—the 98 percent of our DNA that does not encode protein sequences, often called the genome’s “dark matter”—the implications were clear.
Dr. Beth Sullivan and Naeema Hopkins-Kotb next to scientific poster
September 17, 2018

Summer springs into fall opportunity

Students interested in careers in genome sciences and medicine need a strong foundation of core genome sciences, technology and interdisciplinary training.