NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Novartis' genomics research arm will collaborate with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) in a drug discovery and development program focused on Type 1 diabetes, JDRF said on Wednesday.

The Genomics Institute of the Novartis Foundation (GNF) will collaborate with JDRF in a four-year program that will be overseen by a review committee made up of GNF and JDRF members and by a scientific advisory board and JDRF volunteers.

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