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On July 1, Lynn Dowling, executive director of the Genomic Medicine Institute at El Camino Hospital, will step down from her role. El Camino will continue to work with Dowling as a consultant.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A research team at the University of Buffalo has received a $4 million grant from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research to use genomics and bioinformatics approaches to study the oral microbiome and how it may be involved in periodontal disease in

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — The New York Genome Center and The Sohn Conference Foundation said today that they have launched The Sohn Collaborative for Pediatric Cancer Research.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The New York State Legislature has approved $105 million in funding for a genomic medicine program that will include researchers at the New York Genome Center and the University of Buffalo.

In launching a new project to identify precision medicine approaches for glioblastoma patients, researchers at the New York Genome Center are anticipating "an absolute gusher" of information from the sequencing and RNA analysis they will perform on approximately 20 study particip

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – An analysis of genome-wide data suggests that genes from west Eurasian sources flowed into southern African populations through eastern African populations, according to a study appearing in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences this week.

A week after Illumina announced its new high-throughput sequencing platform, the HiSeq X Ten, the New York Genome Center said it has purchased one of

Kevin Shianna has left the New York Genome Center, where he was most recently deputy scientific director of sequencing operations.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The New York Genome Center and the University of Buffalo have received $105 million in state funding to work together in pursuing genomic medicine advances and computational biomedical research, NYGC and UB said today.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The New York Genome Center officially launched at its new facility in downtown Manhattan today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony that featured statements by NYGC President and Scientific Director Robert Darnell and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

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Politico reports that the NYPD DNA database has grown since it announced it would be removing profiles from it.

Forbes reports that a structural biology lab at Oxford University studying the coronavirus was hacked.

Science reports that a Dutch research funding agency is combating a ransomware attack.

In Science this week: set of 64 haplotype assemblies from 32 individuals, and more.