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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - The National Human Genome Research Institute has tapped Lawrence Brody to serve as chief of the NHGRI Genome Technology Branch.

Brody currently serves as chief scientific officer of the Center for Inherited Disease Research, an NHGRI-affiliated facility operated by Johns Hopkins University. He started at NHGRI in 1993 and has served as head of the Genome Technology Branch's Molecular Pathogenesis Section and as co-director for a component of the Multiplex Initiative.

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