Richard Myers

February 2, 2023

HudsonAlpha researchers identified transcription factors that may be involved in altered gene expression seen in Alzheimer’s disease. In a recent study, the team, led by Lindsay Rizzardi, PhD from Dr. Rick Myers’ lab, used single-cell technologies to measure gene expression and DNA accessibility in brain tissue from unaffected donors and those with Alzheimer’s disease.

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December 30, 2022

Researchers at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology recently published a paper in the American Journal of Human Genetics associating genetic variation in a gene called ZMYM3 with neurodevelopmental disorders. The kicker? They began with one case in Alabama and assembled a cohort of 27 individuals from around the globe using a relatively simple social networking tool and the power of collaborative research. 

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February 10, 2022

As HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology continues its rapid economic growth and advancements in genomics and life science research, the HudsonAlpha board of directors announced today the expansion of its executive leadership team.

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November 22, 2021

Huntsville, Ala. — Today the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology announced the results of a new report showing that HudsonAlpha has generated $3.2 billion in economic impact for the state of Alabama.

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July 31, 2020

July 31, 2020 (Huntsville, Ala.)  – Although the Human Genome Project sequenced...

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