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Snyderman Summer Scholars to continue research in Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine

The Duke Center for Applied Genomics and Precision Medicine wrapped up the inaugural year of the Snyderman Scholars Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine Summer Program on July 25. The goal of the program is to enable students to initiate or continue research in applied genomics or precision medicine over the summer.

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Avshalom Caspi and Terrie Moffitt sitting by a creekbed
March 20, 2018

Genetics and Crime

A research team led by postdoc Jasmin Wertz, Avshalom Caspi and Terrie Moffitt determined that a genetic signature previously discovered in a genome-wide association study of educational attainment

Chesterfield building, interior view of the atrium skylights
February 9, 2018

GCB Hosts Open House at the Chesterfield

On Friday, February 2, GCB hosted an open house at the newly remodeled Chesterfield Building in downtown Durham to celebrate the new laboratory spaces for two of its core facilities: The

In a New Zealand testing center, Terrie Moffitt (left) and Avshalom Caspi (right) probe their subjects' physical and mental condition.
February 7, 2018

Human nature, observed

For decades, two psychologists have kept watch over 1000 New Zealanders, teasing out factors that shape a life's course.

By: Douglas Starr, Science Magazine