A cross-section of zebrafish gut showing the junctions between epithelial cells in green and a protein expressed on absorptive cells in pink.
GCB News

Zebrafish Researchers Discover a Self-Defense Mechanism of the Gut

Banned painkiller had a unique effect on the model fish, so they shifted focus to figure out why

Center News

June 11, 2019

GCB Receives Grant To Create New International Training Program

The Center for Genomic and Computational Biology (GCB) received a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to create an International Research Experiences for Students (IRES) program called “Dissecting the Regulatory Genome Duke-Berlin Training Program.”
two strands of DNA
May 2, 2019

Sequencing Core to Retire HiSeq4000

Due to the low demand and increasing costs for sequencing on our Illumina HiSeq 4000, the Sequencing and Genomic Technologies (SGT) core has made the decision to retire it, effective July 1, 2019.