Articles by Sheena Faherty, Ph.D.

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May 16, 2018 — On its 15th anniversary, National DNA Day and NHGRI shared its genomics expertise to explain the importance of genomics in our everyday lives.
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April 05, 2018 — NIH-funded researchers completed the PanCancer Atlas from over 10,000 tumors representing 33 types of cancer.
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March 02, 2018 — Virtual reality is a rapidly expanding area of tech and gaming and important in medicine and health.
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February 20, 2018 — NHGRI appointed Carolyn Hutter, Ph.D., director of the Division of Genome Sciences, which researches human genome function in health and disease.
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February 02, 2018 — NHGRI hosted a CRISPR "Ask Me Anything" with Jennifer Doudna, Ph.D., reaching 10.5 million people worldwide.
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February 01, 2018 — The Human Genome Project has been awarded the 2017 Prince Mahidol Award for ground-breaking advances in the field of medicine.
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January 23, 2018 — NIH will hold a Reddit "Ask Me Anything" with members of its NHGRI Ethical, Legal and Social Implications Research Program.
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January 11, 2018 — NHGRI hosts a Reddit AMA with Jennifer Doudna, Ph.D., and her research group.
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November 29, 2017 — Knowing your family health history can aid in detecting unique disease risks and lead to better prevention and treatment.
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November 08, 2017 — Experts from The NHGRI Dog Genome Project turned to Reddit to answer questions as part of an "Ask Me Anything".