J Craig Venter Institute

J. Craig Venter receives 2016 BIO George Washington Carver Award

Friday, March 18, 2016

The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) has named Dr. J. Craig Venter as the recipient of its 2016 George Washington Carver Award for innovation in industrial biotechnology. The award honors the legacy of George Washington Carver, who was one of the founding fathers of the chemurgy movement, a branch of applied chemistry focused on manufacturing industrial products from raw agricultural materials. Industrial biotechnology is the modern-day equivalent of Carver’s vision for chemurgy, and the annual award honors an individual for carrying on Carver’s legacy.

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Three Questions: Nicholas Schork, J. Craig Venter Institute, University of California, Translational Genomics Research Institute

Monday, July 20, 2015

CWWeekly’s semi-monthly company profile feature, Insider Insights, interviews executives of companies and organizations in the clinical trials space. Staff Writer Ronald Rosenberg sat down with Nicholas Schork, director of human biology at the J. Craig Venter Institute and a Professor at the University of California, San Diego and the Translational Genom­ics Research Institute in Phoenix.

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BioDatomics launches data analysis software

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

BioDatomicshas introduced the company’s first commercial product, BioDT, an open source suite of next generation sequencing (NGS) data analysis software and services. The new platform offers performance and an intuitive interface, enabling genomic and biomedical researchers to more quickly glean meaningful insights from their data.  

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