Biotech tour

Published:2008, University of Michigan Record Online
Authors:Vloet M
Type:Project Generated
Keywords:

cancer, genetics, biotechnology, genomics

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Abstract

Students from Whittier Classical Academy in Flint visit Dr. Stephen Gruber’s cancer genetics lab at the Biomedical Science Research Building to view and practice techniques used in biotechnology. The campus visit May 30 was a part of a Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) to the School of Education and the Center for Public Health and Community Genomics at the School of Public Health, from the National Center for Research Resources/NIH. The SEPA project aims to improve student learning in genetics and genomics and to engage parents and community members. (Photo by Martin Vloet, U-M Photo Services)