Upcoming Events

  • Thursday, April 17th, 10:00am

    at 1003 Silver Building

    NYUAD/NYUSH & Biology Present

    Dr. Kirsten Hanson, Instituto de Medicina Molecular

  • Friday, April 18th, 9:30am

    at Silver Center, Room 1003

    Graduate Colloquium

    Julia Maritz & Andres Mansisidor

  • Friday, April 18th, 2:00pm

    at Meyer 6th Fl. Conference Room

    Guest Seminar Series

    Dr. Marco Cosentino Lagomarsino, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris

  • Monday, April 21st, 4:00pm

    at CGSB Auditorium, 12 Waverly Place

    Monday Seminar Series

    Dr. Esther Angert, Cornell University

  • Tuesday, April 22nd, 12:30pm

    at Hemmerdinger Hall, Silver Center

    16th Annual M.S. Poster Session

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Spotlight on Education

say hello!

We have 13 new PhD students from all over the world. Read More

Facilities & Resources

Aquarius Robot Spotlight

The Aquarius Robot facilitates high-throughput screening. Read More


  • Registration is now available for the 2014 NYU CGSB Symposium, "Genomes Evolving." The symposium will take place on Friday, June 6, 2014.

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  • David Gresham recently published an optimized method for next-generation genetic screens in the open access journal of the Genetics Society of America, G3.

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  • PhD student, Jungeui Hong and David Gresham have published a high resolution study of adaptive evolution of budding yeast in nutrient-limited environments.

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  • CGSB faculty member Michael Purugganan was recently welcomed as the new U.S. representative to the Human Frontier Science Program’s Council of Scientists.

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  • CGSB post-doctoral fellow, Rachel Meyer, recently co-founded a botanical blends company called “Shoots and Roots Bitters”.

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People Past and Present

David Fitch
David H. Fitch


"How do genetic & developmental systems make cell shapes; how do they evolve to create diversity?"

Meet Dr. Fitch

Video Spotlight

A video tour of the new Irene Rose Sohn Zegar Memorial Greenhouse

NYU President John Sexton officially dedicated the new Irene Rose Sohn Zegar Memorial Greenhouse at the NYU Center for Genomics and Systems Biology on Wed. October 17th, 2012. Read More