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Medicinal Genomics

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Courtagen Life Sciences today said that it has acquired Medicinal Genomics, a Marblehead, Mass.-based firm that has sequenced the genome of Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica.

By Julia Karow
This article, originally published Jan. 17, has been updated with additional information from Courtagen.

Genetic cancer researcher Constance Griffin has passed away from pancreatic cancer.

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