Single Cell Analysis Symposium

March 12, 2014 @ the University of Pennsylvania

Hold the date for this all-day symposium. Speakers include Nancy Allbritton, Helen Blau, Chi Dang, Jim Eberwine, Junhyong Kim, Christopher Murray, Garry Nolan, Arjun Raj and Sherman Weissman.

More details and registration here for this free event.


The next frontier in the genome sciences will be developing technology that captures novel quantitative biological measurements ... more about genomics


Genomics and Computational Biology Graduate Group (GCB)

The GCB graduate program brings together the experimental approaches of high-throughput genetics and molecular biology, with the contemporary ability to manage and interpret the very large collections of data that result.

PGFI Excellence in Genome Science Award

To encourage the enrollment of the highest quality doctoral students at PENN, PGFI is pleased to offer a PGFI Excellence in Genome Science Award. This award is intended to help departments recruit outstanding students who have expressed a desire to conduct research in genomics.

PGFI Announcements

The PGFI Fall 2013 Newsletter can be viewed here.

Educational Facility Professional Development Workshops can be applied for here.



Based at the University of Pennsylvania, Penn Genome Frontiers Institute (PGFI) is a university-wide institute dedicated to the advancement of the interdisciplinary field of genomics research. PGFI fosters collaborations and scientific exchange across biology, veterinary medicine, pharmacology, medicine, genetics, microbiology, engineering, physics, chemistry and psychology. Our mission...