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In consideration of the current public health situation with the SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 pandemic, the CAPS Functional Genomics Workshop has been postponed until May/June of 2021. The health and well-being of our communities must be our highest priority.

Thank you for your understanding. Please stay well, and we hope to see you next year.


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April 16, 2020

The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the induction of our very own, Katrina Cornish, Ph.D., Endowed Chair and Ohio Research Scholar, Bioemergent…

March 18, 2020
CAPS Seminar Series COVID-19 Cancellations

In light of the coronavirus outbreak and the social distancing recommendation from the CDC and the university, The CAPS Thursday Seminars will be …

November 21, 2019

The greater CAPS community members have spoken.  After we sent out an email with a survey to hear your requests, CAPS will now be updating the day and time for seminars.  Starting January 2020,…

September 27, 2019

New CAPS Bioinformatics Workshop:

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