This article has been updated to clarify and add information about the TCGA Genome Data Analysis and Genome Characterization Centers.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Institute for Systems Biology in Seattle and the University of Texas-MD Anderson Cancer Center said recently that they have each been awarded $8 million from the National Institutes of Health to serve as bioinformatics centers for The Cancer Genome Atlas, or TCGA, project.

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