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Spring 2021 Update: St. Baldrick’s-Funded Work

Spring 2021 Update: St. Baldrick’s-Funded Work

The Treehouse Childhood Cancer Initiative at the UCSC Genomics Institute, under the direction of Distinguished Professor David Haussler, Assistant Professor Olena Vaske and Research Scientist Sofie Salama, uses shared data to analyze a child’s tumor against both child...

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Virtual Brave the Shave Exceeds 2020 Fundraising Goal

Virtual Brave the Shave Exceeds 2020 Fundraising Goal

This year, Treehouse’s St. Baldrick’s Brave the Shave fundraiser featured five brave shavees -- four of whom shaved live, on camera. We exceeded our fundraising goal, raising $10,213 for pediatric cancer research! We are so, so, so grateful to everyone who...

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Strawberry DNA Extraction

Strawberry DNA Extraction

At Treehouse, we regularly partner with local organizations* to help spread the love of genomics science with kids of all ages. Through these community partnerships and education efforts, we’ve had a blast teaching how to make a strawberry reveal its DNA content using...

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