Ontario Funds High Impact Clinical Trials with $12.7M | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Ontario Institute for Cancer Research has been awarded C$12.6 million (US$12.7 million) from the provincial government to fund a clinical trials program that will use genomics and personalized medicine in a translational science effort, OICR said Monday.

The funding will be used to support two trials that are part of the High Impact Clinical Trials (HICT) Program over a four-year period.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Science this week: a global genetic interaction map for Saccharomyces cerevisiae, and progress made in genomics, precision medicine, and therapeutics.

The price of plane tickets can affect how scientists in different countries choose to collaborate with each other, NPR reports.

The Annals of Improbable Research has awarded the 2016 Ig Nobel Prizes.

Scientific American alleges that the FDA has been "arm-twisting journalists into relinquishing their reportorial independence."