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Student Receives Fellowship to Advance DNA Research

Student Receives Fellowship to Advance DNA Research

Harish Swaminathan, a doctoral student studying computational and integrative biology at Rutgers University–Camden, has been awarded a prestigious graduate research fellowship from the National Institute of Justice to fund his project, “Computational Methods for the Interpretation of Forensic DNA Samples.” The award program provides funding for research on crime, violence, and other criminal justice-related topics […]

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Researcher Unmasks Social Dynamics of Halloween Ritual

Researcher Unmasks Social Dynamics of Halloween Ritual

For 364 days a year, parents raise their children as if it’s a G-rated world, doing their best to shield their underlings from potentially fear-inducing situations. Then Halloween night arrives and, as if waving a magic wand, parents walk a step behind as their kids approach strangers’ doors – often traversing scenes of horror and […]

Rutgers University–Camden Hosts International Conference on Group Dynamics

International scholars from prestigious universities in the United States and around the world have come to Rutgers University–Camden this week for a multi-disciplinary conference on group dynamics. The conference, titled “Modeling and Control in Social Dynamics,” brings together about 40 researchers from a variety of academic fields who are studying mathematics and self-organized group behavior […]

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Rutgers–Camden Researchers Analyze Cancer Mutations for International Science Competition

Rutgers–Camden Researchers Analyze Cancer Mutations for International Science Competition

Research being done at Rutgers University–Camden could help improve the way genomic cancer data is analyzed for research and clinical practice. Andrey Grigoriev, a professor of biology at Rutgers–Camden, and two research assistants, including a Rutgers–Camden graduate, are participating in an international competition of algorithms that seeks ways to better identify cancer-causing mutations in genes. […]

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Rutgers–Camden and Camden County College Expand Partnership to Help More South Jersey Residents Earn Bachelor’s Degrees from Rutgers

CAMDEN – An expanded partnership between Camden County College and Rutgers–Camden will offer new opportunities for college students in Camden County and all of southern New Jersey. During a special ceremony at Camden County College’s Blackwood campus on Monday, Sept. 29, CCC President Ray Yannuzzi and Rutgers–Camden Chancellor Phoebe Haddon signed new agreements that make […]

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