NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The Jackson Laboratory announced today that it is trying to reach a collaborative clinical genomics research agreement with groups in Wenzhou, China.

The lab is aiming to partner with the Wenzhou Municipal People's Government, Ouhai District People's Government, and Wenzhou Medical University and its affiliated hospitals, in order to conduct research on genomic propensities for disease. The collaboration will also focus on the development of individualized therapies for cancer, heart disease, and other afflictions.

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