NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Dundee in Scotland has received £12 million ($19.2 million) from the UK Research Partnership Investment Fund to complete its Centre for Translational and Interdisciplinary Research.

The new CTIR will add 5,200 square meters of additional space to the University of Dundee's College of Life Sciences. It will double the capacity of the Drug Discovery Unit and create a Centre for Quantitative Proteomics that integrates expertise in cell biology, mass spectrometry, proteomics, and "big data" analytics, the university said.

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The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Kite Pharmaceuticals' CAR T-cell therapy for large B-cell lymphomas, the New York Times reports.

Kaiser Health News reports that gene therapies could cost more than a million dollars.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute researchers have received a grant to combine biology and computer science for high school students.

In Nature this week: variants associated with obsessive-compulsive disorder, review of key CRISPR enzymes, and more.

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