Clemson University

Emeritus College Online Seminar with Dr. Trudy Mackay

  • Online Presentation: 05/12/2020, Tuesday: Seminar: Comparative Genomics: From Flies to Humans, Humans to Flies with Dr. Trudy Mackay: What are the challenges facing human geneticists today, and how can fruit flies (Drosophila melanogaster) help solve these challenges? Please join Dr. Trudy Mackay for a seminar and discussion on Human Genetics.  Dr. Mackay’s research goal is to understand the genetic and environmental factors that affect traits and how this data can influence risk modification of human diseases. She will describe some of her work developing fly models of human complex traits and diseases. Dr. Mackay is the Self Family Chair of Human Genetics and Professor of Genetics and Biochemistry.

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Tuesday, May 12 at 10:30am to 12:00pm


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College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences, Bioengineering, College of Science, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Emeritus College, Centers and Institutes, Genetics and Biochemistry, Genetics and Bioinformatics Facility

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Students, Faculty, Staff, Undergraduate, Graduate, Postdocs



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