April 13, 2021
HudsonAlpha will host a Reddit “Ask Me Anything” session on April 23, 12pm to 1pm (CT) where Neil Lamb, PhD; Sara Cooper, PhD; Meagan Cochran, MS, GCS; and Josh Clevenger, PhD, will answer DNA, genetics and genomics questions ...
April 12, 2021
The HudsonAlpha Health Alliance, LLC and Auburn University announced today a new collaboration to provide genomic health screening to Auburn employees through the Auburn Pharmaceutical Care Center (AUPCC).
April 8, 2021
Through the childhood genetic disorders program, HudsonAlpha researchers are finding answers for children in Alabama like Violet Monson. The Monson family spoke with Double Helix Dash media sponsor WAAY TV about their journey ...
March 29, 2021
Starting next month, faculty and staff at Miles College in Fairfield, Ala. will have the opportunity to participate in genomic health screening through a collaboration with the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology and the Hudso...
March 25, 2021
Clinical next-generation sequencing is widely used to help make diagnoses in patients with suspected genetic disorders. Identifying the genetic variants can inform a diagnosis for these patients. However, next-generation sequencin...
March 17, 2021
HudsonAlpha has published the 2019-2020 Research Report! In the two years since our last report, HudsonAlpha scientists published more than 250 papers, recruited two new faculty, continued to make internationally recognized contri...
HudsonAlpha, The Links to address healthcare disparities and benefits of genetic testing at virtual events
March 17, 2021
HudsonAlpha and The Links, Inc, (Greater Huntsville Chapter) will host two virtual events March 23 and April 6 at 6:30pm to discuss how genes can impact your health, healthcare disparities, and how genetic testing and participa...
March 1, 2021
Throughout the month of March, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology will celebrate National Women’s History Month by raising awareness of gender inclusion, by honoring trailblazing women who inspire, empower, and educate.
February 23, 2021
The HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology will kick off the virtual Double Helix Dash 5K April 6, 2021. The Double Helix Dash supports childhood genetic disorders research. This year, the Institute celebrates the tenth anniversa...
Statement regarding the retirement of U.S. Senator Richard Shelby from HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology Chairman and Co-founder Jim Hudson and President and Science Director Rick Myers:
February 12, 2021
“All of us at HudsonAlpha are grateful for Senator Richard Shelby’s support of science across the state and throughout the country. He has been a champion for the National Institutes of Health and should be lauded for his ...
February 10, 2021
HudsonAlpha researchers were part of a multinational team that have been studying the genome of a plant called switchgrass for over a decade. New results from their efforts were published in the journal Nature in January 2021.
February 9, 2021
HudsonAlpha joins the nation in celebrating Black History Month by raising awareness and observing the achievements of key African Americans in the STEM fields, and acknowledging the importance of supporting a path forward that en...
HudsonAlpha virtual roundtable to provide community awareness, education to North Alabama’s minority population about COVID-19 impact
February 9, 2021
The HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology will host a virtual roundtable discussion Feb. 22 at 6pm about COVID-19 prevention, variants and community engagement.
February 8, 2021
The HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology and Urban Engine are gearing up to host the fourth annual HudsonAlpha Tech Challenge (HATCH) April 16-25, 2021.
HudsonAlpha researchers use highly accurate long-read sequencing technology to help diagnose rare disease
February 3, 2021
Researchers at HudsonAlpha used a new, cutting-edge genomic sequencing technology to help physicians make diagnoses for two pediatric patients who had been on long diagnostic journeys.
Kailos Genetics and the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy establish pharmacogenetic testing and internship program
February 1, 2021
February 1, 2021 (Huntsville, Ala.) – Kailos Genetics, a HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology resident company, announced they have established a pharmacogenetic testing and internship program with the University of ...
January 27, 2021
Acclinate was the only Alabama company to be selected for the 2021 Social Impact Accelerator program January 27, 2021 (Huntsville, Ala.) – Acclinate has been selected for the 2021 class of the Cox Enterprises Social Impact Accel...
January 19, 2021
The Alabama Genomic Health Initiative was established to address this barrier in access to genomic literacy and services at a statewide level. The results of the AGHI study to date were recently published in Genetics in Medicine. ...
January 18, 2021
As this commemorative day is recognized as a day of service and unity, it is an appropriate time to reflect on the spirit of collaboration and its influence in shaping Dr. King’s global vision and call for the establishment of a...