The Duke Center for Genomic and Computational Biology (GCB) and the Center for Precision Medicine has partnered once again with North Carolina Central University (NCCU) for the Summer Scholars Program in Genome Sciences and Medicine, welcoming students to Durham, North Carolina
Terrie Moffitt and Avshalom Caspi are two of the four Duke faculty elected members of the American Academy of Arts & Science.
Founded in 1780, the Academy honors excellence and convenes leaders to examine new ideas, address issues of importance to the nation and the world, and advance the public good. This year’s election of 261 new members continues a tradition of recognizing accomplishments and leadership in academia, the arts, industry, public policy, and research.
Martin “Arthur” Moseley, PhD, retired from Duke after 15 years of service at the end of January of 2022. Dr. Moseley is an Associate Professor of Medicine, faculty member in the Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine (CAGPM), and Director of the Proteomics and Metabolomics core facility housed in the Duke Center for Genomic and Computational Biology (GCB)
Susanne B. Haga, PhD, associate professor of medicine and co-director of educational programs at the Duke Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine has authored a new book, "The Book of Genes and Genomes" providing readers an easy to understand overview of the advances in genetics and genomics.
We spoke with Dr. Haga about her new book:
Congratulations on the publication of your book! How long has this been in the works?
How superbugs use mirror images to create antibiotic resistance
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a bacterial infection that has become resistant to most of the antibiotics used to treat regular staph infections.