A confocal microscopy image of villi in the small intestine shows cell nuclei in blue and absorbed dietary fat in red.
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Microbes Help Orchestrate How the Gut Uses its Genes

Mice without microbes rely on an entirely different set of genes to digest fat

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artistic rendering of DNA against a black background
September 9, 2020

Diao and Lowe awarded Genomic Innovator Awards

The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), part of the National Institutes of Health, selected Yarui Diao and Craig Lowe, two Genomic and Computational Biology (GCB) faculty, to receive 2020 Genomic Innovator Awards. NHGRI honored a total of 12 early career investigators in genomics