This is the TGen blog, where you can take a peek inside our laboratories and learn how our research is helping patients every day.

From the Center for Rare Childhood Disorders serving the youngest patients and their families to our innovative Alzheimer's research, our occasional posts will share the triumphs and challenges that our scientists face as they explore the human genome to find answers for the most complex and puzzling medical conditions of our time.

TGen researchers investigate cancer, neurological disorders, metabolic disorders and pathogens with the purpose of delivering answers to the patient's bedside as quickly as possible. This is precision medicine at its finest.

Wanted: Awesome People to Judge Arizona Science & Engineering Fair

Volunteering as a judge makes a lasting impact on students
Written by Julie Euber at 00:00

Helios Scholars Prepare for 2016 Symposium

From virtual reality to video production to bench-to-bedside medicine, the 10th class of Helios Scholars at TGen readies for the culmination of their summer internship.
Written by Stacy Bertinelli at 14:00

Vilina Mehta, Kathleen Wu win TGen Awards at AzSEF

Student science fair winners must show translational application of their projects to benefit patients.
Written by Stacy Bertinelli at 16:00

If You Can't Go Right, Go Left - Lessons on Gender, Elephants & Science

The annual TGen Scientific Retreat gives our faculty a chance to strengthen their professional relationships and explore the diversity of our research. This year, Dr. Lynn Matrisian, Vice President for Scientific and Medical Affairs at the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, gave the keynote address for the retreat. Afterward, she hosted a free-wheeling question-and-answer session about her experiences as a pioneering woman in science.
Written by Lynn Matrisian, Ph.D, M.B.A. at 16:00

Intern bridges TGen, ASU labs, presents poster at Neuroscience 2015

Helios alumna Marketta Kachemov presents findings on chronic stress and recovery at the prestigious Neuroscience 2015 conference, October 17-21, in Chicago.
Written by Stacy Bertinelli at 15:00

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