Genomics at the University of Essex

The University of Essex has made a strategic expansion into genetics and epigenetics. We now have seven faculty members forming the nucleus of a cluster of excellence in this area, with brand new laboratory and computing infrastructure. See our recent papers.

News! Antonio Marco, Pradeepa Marulasiddappa and Vladimir Teif have won Wellcome Trust Seed Awards, Cambridge is the only other university that got 3 of these.

More News! Radu Zabet has also won a Wellcome Trust Seed Award

More News! Meena Kumari and Leo Schalkwyk have been funded by the ESRC for "Creating a genome wide methylation resource in Understanding Society"