NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard has taken its last step, but a significant one, in its year-long transition to a permanent, independent nonprofit by naming its first board of directors, a 14-member panel that will help shape the scientific direction of the genomic medicine research institute, as well as oversee its finances.

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