NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Cancer Research UK plans to use a new £10 million ($15.7 million) donation to fund the development of the Francis Crick Institute, a multi-partner research biomedical research center set to open in 2015.

The institute, which is being built in inner London and will be the largest biomedical research institute in Europe, according to Cancer Research UK, will host a range of basic human biology research and interdisciplinary studies involving genomics, systems and cell biology, whole organ studies, and other subjects.

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