NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — The University of Pennsylvania’s Penn Genomics Institute is changing its name to the Penn Genome Frontiers Institute, the university said today.
 
The school said the name change reflects a more “cutting edge” approach to research, as the Institute will focus on genomics, computational biology, systems biology, and developing interdisciplinary technologies.
 

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

Researchers describe a way to share data while keeping it secure, Agence France Presse reports.

In Science this week: genetic mutations typically associated with esophageal cancer are common in older, healthy individuals, and more.

India's Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has a new director-general, according to ScienceInsider.

A new study links more than a hundred genes to autism spectrum disorder, Discover's D-brief blog reports.