David H. Murdock Research Institute

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Dole Food Company Owner and Chairman David Murdock on Tuesday announced a commitment of $15 million annually in perpetuity to the David H. Murdock Research Institute on the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis, NC.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Metabolon and the David H. Murdock Research Institute today announced a deal to provide the Murdock Institute access to Metabolon's metabolomics biomarker discovery and profiling platform.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The David H. Murdock Research Institute (DHMRI) in Kannapolis, NC, said today that it has received a $50 million donation from its namesake donor, and it will use the funds to support its day-to-day operations over the next eight years.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Laboratory Corporation of America division Esoterix Clinical Trial Services today announced a deal with the David H. Murdock Research Institute for assay development.

The purchase extends the David H. Murdock Research Institute's capabilities further into the pre-clinical and clinical settings, its president said.

The Immune Tolerance Institute and the David H. Murdock Research Institute have established the Center for Critical Path Research in Immunology, which will operate at the Murdock Institute's facility in the North Carolina Research Campus.

The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.