$6M Gift Funds Chairs in Genomics, Neuroscience at Salk Institute | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Salk Institute for Biological Studies today said it will establish endowed chairs in genomics and neuroscience named for its Nobel Prize laureates, using a $6 million gift from the chairman of its Board of Trustees, Irwin Jacobs, and his wife Joan Klein Jacobs.

The gift will allow for the establishment of the Renato Dulbecco Chair in Genomics and the Roger Guillemin Chair in Neuroscience.

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