The UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute is moving off campus and into the middle of a growing biotech hub on the city’s westside. In a new 11,000-square-foot headquarters in a renovated office building at 2300 Delaware Ave., the Genomics Institute is hoping to find firm footing for its work in Santa Cruz’s growing biotech corridor. Biotech incubator Startup Sandbox, a university-affiliated nonprofit, is just blocks away on Natural Bridges Drive. Budding biotech startups Claret Bioscience, NantOmics and Ontera are just around the corner. Prior to this summer, the institute was spread out across five sites on the sprawling university campus. Learn More