Qatar Plans Large DNA Biobank | GenomeWeb

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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Qatar plans to start a large biobank through a collaboration with Imperial College London that will house biological samples and genetic, environmental, and medical data from as many as 100,000 volunteers.

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