donation Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Commits $46M to Support Historically Black Medical Schools The funding will be provided over five years to advance genomics research at four historically Black medical colleges in the US. Illumina, Minderoo Foundation Ink A$40M Partnership on Marine Life Sequencing The partners will collaborate to create high-quality reference genomes for marine vertebrates to help identify unknown sequences from seawater. Illumina Q1 Revenues Grow 27 Percent The San Diego-based firm made $105 million in continuation payments to Grail and raised $1 billion in bond issuances during the quarter. Broad Institute Launches Schmidt Center to Merge Biology, Machine Learning Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt and wife Wendy Schmidt donated $150 million to endow the center, which will convene international academic and commercial collaborators. UCLA Receives $29M Donation for Precision Genomic Medicine The gift from philanthropists Allen and Charlotte Ginsburg will support a new center within UCLA's Institute for Precision Health and a patient clinic. Mar 10, 2020 Henry Ford Health System Receives $25M Donation for Precision Cancer Medicine Feb 14, 2020 BGI Distributes More Than 230K Coronavirus Test Kits Dec 5, 2019 Amgen Gifts $1M to Keck Graduate Institute for Genomics Education Center May 23, 2019 New York Genome Center Gets $125M Gift from Simons Foundation, Carson Family Charitable Trust Jan 25, 2019 Biomedicine, Genomics Priorities at New UVA School of Data Science Premium Dec 7, 2018 Illumina Donates Genotyping Arrays to All of Us Research Program Aug 2, 2017 Zuckerberg-Chan Gift is Watershed Moment for UCSF Bioinformatics Premium Jun 24, 2015 Sanford-Burnham Receives $100M Donation, Changes Name May 26, 2015 Inova Lands $50M Gift for Personalized Oncology Research Jan 30, 2015 U of Huddersfield Launches £1 million Genomics Research Center May 8, 2013 Murdock Institute Receives $50M Donation Jan 28, 2013 Children's Mercy Lands $1M for Clinical Sequencing Center Jan 23, 2013 Salk Lands $42M Grant to Launch Genomic Medicine Center Jan 21, 2013 Princess Margaret Personalized Medicine Effort Reaps $50M Gift Nov 19, 2012 Prostate Cancer Foundation Gets $7M Donation for Dream Team Project Oct 15, 2012 Einstein Lands $3M for Longevity, Aging Center Aug 23, 2012 Canary Foundation Gets $8.5M in Gifts Nov 10, 2011 Dell Supports TGen's Pediatric Cancer Project with Cloud Mar 11, 2011 Yale Lands $12M for Brain Cancer Genomics Research Jan 4, 2011 Johns Hopkins Receives $30M Gift to Build Center Housing Personalized Medicine Research Load More Breaking News KSL Pulse Scientific to Distribute Lucira Health Home COVID-19, Flu Molecular Test in Canada NTU-Singapore Launches S$160M Institute for Digital Molecular Analytics and Science New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Thermo Fisher, Adaptive Biotech, Qiagen, Dolomite Bio, More People in the News at Oncocyte, PrognomiQ, BillionToOne, Haystack Oncology, More In Brief This Week: BC Platforms, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Jumpcode Genomics, More The Scan Germline-Targeting HIV Vaccine Shows Promise in Phase I Trial A National Institutes of Health-led team reports in Science that a broadly neutralizing antibody HIV vaccine induced bnAb precursors in 97 percent of those given the vaccine. Study Uncovers Genetic Mutation in Childhood Glaucoma A study in the Journal of Clinical Investigation ties a heterozygous missense variant in thrombospondin 1 to childhood glaucoma. Gene Co-Expression Database for Humans, Model Organisms Gets Update GeneFriends has been updated to include gene and transcript co-expression networks based on RNA-seq data from 46,475 human and 34,322 mouse samples, a new paper in Nucleic Acids Research says. New Study Investigates Genomics of Fanconi Anemia Repair Pathway in Cancer A Rockefeller University team reports in Nature that FA repair deficiency leads to structural variants that can contribute to genomic instability.