June 17, 2019
Leaders from HudsonAlpha presented, “Genomics in Agriculture 101: Exploring the Basics,” on Capitol Hill Thursday, June 13. Members of Congress, their staff and House and Senate Committee staff members engaged with Jeremy Schm...
Researchers conduct large-scale field experiment to uncover the genetic basis of local adaptation in switchgrass
June 11, 2019
To better understand the genetic basis of local adaptation, researchers from HudsonAlpha, University of Texas at Austin, Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center and the U.S. Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute (JGI) establi...
May 29, 2019
HudsonAlpha proudly releases its 2017-2018 Research Report, encapsulating the latest accomplishments and discoveries by HudsonAlpha researchers. The report covers work contributing to the future of our community and our planet in ...
May 14, 2019
HUNSTVILLE, Ala., May 14, 2019– Transomic Technologies, located on the campus of the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, has announced that their CRISPR whole genome arrayed library has been purchased by the Victorian Ce...
May 7, 2019
Joe Ng and AJ Singhal of resident associate companies CFD Research Corporation and iXpressGenes spoke with The Washington Post about how iXpressGenes began collaborating with the U.S. Military to protect soldiers against biologi...
May 3, 2019
The Center for Genomic Medicine (CGM) marked its five-year anniversary at CGM’s annual symposium on the HudsonAlpha campus. The partnership between HudsonAlpha and UAB has already enabled progress on major projects like the Alab...
May 1, 2019
Scientists at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, along with collaborators at the University of Georgia and USDA Stoneville, have created a reference genome for Arachis hypogaea, the species of peanut that has become an i...
HudsonAlpha scientists generate reference genome for the peanut, giving insight into how food crops are domesticated
May 1, 2019
Huntsville, Ala. – Scientists at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, along with collaborators at the University of Georgia & USDA Stoneville, have created a reference genome for Arachis hypogaea, the species of pean...
April 29, 2019
Business leaders and trade specialists from across Alabama – including Amy Sturdivant, Director of Business Recruitment at HudsonAlpha, and resident associate companies SynVivo and GeneCapture – are getting an up-close look at...
April 29, 2019
Two faculty members at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology will participate in the American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG) working group to update standards for interpreting genetic sequence variants test results in a ...
April 24, 2019
DNA Day commemorates the completion of the Human Genome Project in April 2003 and the discovery of the DNA double helix in 1953. To mark this occasion, HudsonAlpha will host a virtual conversation among the Institute, classrooms a...
April 16, 2019
The North Alabama International Trade Association (NAITA) held the inaugural NAITA Export Launch Initiative at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology on April 11, 2019. The pitch competition encouraged and awarded biotech com...
April 10, 2019
In a recent editorial in Trade & Industry Development, Governor Kay Ivey discussed how the state’s bioscience industry is primed for growth. The Governor highlighted how Alabama institutes like HudsonAlpha, UAB and South...
Environmentalists seek to demystify “the bear that disappears” with help from HudsonAlpha faculty investigator
April 4, 2019
Alaskan natives call them s’iknóon — the bear that disappears. These elusive animals, known to most as glacier bears, roam a remote patch of wilderness that covers portions of British Columbia, Yukon and Alaska. Many area gui...
April 4, 2019
Huntsville, Ala.,– Transomic Technologies, located on the campus of the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, has announced that their CRISPR whole genome arrayed library has been placed at the California NanoSystem Institut...
HudsonAlpha Genomic Services Lab joins Discovery Life Sciences to form the HudsonAlpha Discovery Sequencing and Bioinformatics Division
March 29, 2019
HudsonAlpha announced today that the HudsonAlpha Genomic Services Lab (GSL) has signed an agreement with Discovery Life Sciences to form a new division of their company, HudsonAlpha Discovery. The move will build on the success of...
March 14, 2019
Scientists at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology have connected developmental delay and intellectual disability (DD/ID) to variations in the BRSK2 gene with the help of a social media platform used by geneticists all ...
March 11, 2019
Huntsville, Ala. – Everbloom Health, Inc., an associate company located on the campus of the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, has launched a new granola product to suit the dietary needs of kidney failure patients on d...
March 8, 2019
Recommendations highlight unique challenges faced by women with GYN cancers Huntsville, Ala. – The Alabama Study Commission for Gynecologic Cancers released its report this week, which was delivered to Governor Kay Ivey and lead...
HudsonAlpha and Crestwood collaborative ALS project underway to help patients and further genomic research
March 4, 2019
A new HudsonAlpha project is just underway in collaboration with Crestwood ALS Care Clinic. In this project, HudsonAlpha scientists will conduct genomic sequencing and analysis of ALS patients to better understand the underlying c...