Hamner Institute for Health Sciences

Considering the widespread use of the cell line, these findings could have significant implications for the research community. 

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Hamner Institutes for Health Sciences has established a pre-competitive partnership with several organizations to advance an integrated systems biology approach to toxicity testing research.

The grant to two North Carolina scientists will support using the mouse models for human adverse reaction research.

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Qiang Zhang has been named director of the Hamner Center for Dose Response Modeling, and Christopher Ahlberg joined Fina Technologies' board of directors.

Chinese state news agency Xinhua reports that a preliminary investigation has found He Jiankui performed his gene-editing work illegally.

John Mendelsohn, a former president of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, has died, the New York Times reports.

Identical twins receive different estimates of ancestry from the same direct-to-consumer genetic testing firms, CBC reports.

In PNAS this week: chromosomal features of maize, adaptations in the vinous-throated parrotbill, and more.