NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Iowa will use $3.7 million in recently approved funding to build or prepare space for new companies or for further research in the areas of bioscience and information technology, among other disciplines.
 
The funding came from $8.2 million that the Iowa legislature had approved for the 2006 Battelle platform projects. The Battelle platform promotes seven areas of research, including integrated genomic medicine and biomedical imaging.
 

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.

The ancestors of the Arizona bark scorpion and other scorpions and spiders underwent whole-genome duplication, KJZZ reports.

A cryptographic approach could help researchers keep genomic data private while researchers analyze it, Scientific American reports.

Andy Page, the former president of 23andMe, has joined a diabetes-management startup, according to CNBC.

In Cell this week: regulatory changes in pancreatic cancer, metabolic shifts in Alzheimer's disease, and more.