National Public Health Week

Learn how genetics and genomics help improve Michigan’s population health.

National Public Health Week

The American Society of Human Genetics celebrates DNA Day by holding an essay contest for high school students each year.

Winners will be announced on April 25th!

DNA Day - April 25th

Do your students have spring fever?

April 25th is DNA Day! Celebrate by performing an experiment like the Banana DNA extraction.

Banana DNA Extraction expirement

April is Primary Immunodeficiency Awareness Month

Learn more about SCID and other disorders on Michigan’s Newborn Screening Panel.

MI Newborn Screening

MI Genetics Resource Center

Welcome to Michigan’s Genetics Resource Center! This website is a public health education service. It was designed to share Michigan and national resources in order to promote population health through appropriate use of genetic information and services.

About Us

The Genetics Resource Center is supported by the Michigan Department of Community Health, Genomics and Genetic Disorders Section. For more information, email genetics@michigan.gov or call toll-free 1-866-852-1247.