NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Penn State Hershey Cancer Institute will use $3.2 million in federal funding to start a new pharmacogenomics research center that will serve as a sample repository and research center for the institute, the university said this week.

The Penn State Center for Pharmacogenetics will house the cancer institute's samples and will be a resource and research center for translational studies focused on oncology drugs and prevention approaches.

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