Gene Week 2017 Schedule Announced

The second annual Gene Week, celebrating the mission of GGC, will take place in Greenwood from September 30 to October 7, 2017. All events will be held on the GGC campus (117 Gregor Mendel Circle) and are open to the public.


Kaufmann Reports on Major Clinical Trial Weakness

GGC researcher calls for better outcome measures for neurodevelopmental disorders

July 14, 2017 – Newer and better ways to measure outcomes in clinical trials for neurodevelopmental disorders are necessary if such trials are to be successful, reports a new study published in the Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders.

Dr. Walter Kaufmann, Ravenel Boykin Curry Chair in Genetic Therapeutics and Director of the Center for Translational Research (CTR) in the Greenwood Genetic Center's Greenville office, was the senior author of the study which he says has important implications for all clinical trials.


Fellows Complete Molecular Training Program

June 30, 2017 – Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) recently recognized Kasia Ellsworth, PhD, and Catie Spellicy, PhD upon their completion of laboratory fellowships in Clinical Molecular Genetics and Genomics.


Summer 2017 'Friends of the Center' Newsletter

GGC celebrates the designation as a Rett Syndrome Center of Excellence, the Clemson University Center for Human Genetics at Self Regional Hall opens, the inaugural Race the Helix - Lowcountry is run, and much more...

Read the 2017 Summer Friends of the Center Newsletter online -

 Summer newsletter 2017 cover

or download the pdf.

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