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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Douglas Wallace has been awarded the Gruber Foundation Genetics Prize, which carries a $500,000 award and is managed by Yale University. Wallace, who is director of the Center for Mitochondrial and Epigenomic Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and a professor at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, received the accolade for his discoveries that have fueled the mitochondrial biology field.

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