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CIIID Education Visits Rural Communities to Teach Students about Immunology

On February 8th, the CIIID Education Core participated in Enumclaw’s 6th Annual STEM (Science Technology, Engineering, and Math) Expo. This event draws approximately 2,000 students and their families from all over the area to explore STEM concepts and careers. The Enumclaw STEM Expo is organized by the Enumclaw Schools Foundation, a coalition of teachers, parents, and administrators that works to connect the local K-12 students to professionals in STEM fields. This year’s Expo theme was “Math, the Universal Language”.

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Seattle Genomics

(SG) is a service core at the University of Washington that provides custom sequencing and data analysis solutions. SG maintains multiple instruments including two next generation Illumina sequencers (NextSeq 500 and Miseq), an Agilent Microarray Feature extractor system,  a Beckman FX automation workstation, robotics liquid handling systems for high throughput, and extensive bioinformatics services.

SG is a component of the Washington National Primate Research Center and is operated by the Division of NHP Systems Biology in the laboratory of Michael Gale, Jr.  For additional information about Seattle Genomics and their services, visit their website at https://www.seattlegenomics.com/ or email info@seattlegenomics.com