By Alex Philippidis

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Penn Genome Frontiers Institute expects to spend $5 million over the next three years to establish up to three new "focal areas" of research that would undertake large-scale projects based on partnerships in translational and personalized genomics.

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