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

PGFI Membership

PGFI's members can be viewed here.

Why become a PGFI Member?

Benefits include:

  • leveraged genomic technologies for members’ research, including enhanced access and subsidies for selected services at Research Cores and other Core Facilities
  • eligibility to apply for pilot grant funding for innovative genomics projects
  • administrative support for cross-school collaborations
  • opportunities to participate in trans-disciplinary genomics networking and scholarly dialogue

Please note that PGFI is not accepting new membership requests at this time.

Note that PGFI membership acceptance criteria and membership conditions and benefits may change as necessary and that PGFI membership is contingent on members having current faculty affiliation with Penn or with local research institutions.

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...