Howard Jacob, Department of Physiology professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Wisc., will present the "Integration of Medicine and Genomics: The impact of high throughput sequencing."

The Center for Integrated Animal Genomics and Pfizer Animal Genomics Scholar Forum will sponsor the event to be held at Iowa State University at 2 p.m. Nov. 18 in the Ensminger Room in Kildee Hall.
 
 Jacob has conducted research comparing genomics in humans, mice and rats to develop several new genetic models for diabetes mellitus-induced renal failure and myocardial ischemia. More information about Jacob’s work can be found: http://www.phys.mcw.edu/fac_jacob.htm
 
The lecture is free and open to the public.
 
Source: Iowa State University