About us

iGE3, the Institute of Genetics and Genomics of Geneva, is a dynamic structure of the University of Geneva to promote research and teaching related to the human and other genomes. Our ambition is to understand life in the light of the structure, variation and function of genomes, and to contribute to the promotion of health based on the studies of the various human genomes.

Stylianos E. Antonarakis - Co-founder and former director of iGE3

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Research topics include human genetics, genetic diseases, development, evolution, ethical and social issues around the genome.

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Participation in the PhD programs of the UNIGE and continuation of the PhD program
created by the former NCCR
Frontiers in Genetics.

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Core facilities and services intended for the biological and biomedical research community of the UNIGE.

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