NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The Jackson Laboratory and Wuhan Frasergen Bioinformatics will create a cancer genomics research facility in China with the aim of developing new personalized treatments.

Under a memorandum of understanding, the companies plan to launch a facility in Wuhan, Hubei Province, which hosts a center for the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Jackson Lab said on Saturday.

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