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The team will use the new research grant to further develop the Stockholm3 prostate cancer test and to design follow-on diagnostics to help treat patients with the disease.

The new partnership will make data from more than 9 million anonymized veterans' medical records available for research.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Prostate Cancer Foundation plans to use a $7 million donation from New York billionaire Stewart Rahr to fund a multi-partner research project that will use genomic medicine and other approaches to discover new prostate cancer treatments.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A second Dream Team project has been created for translational research into prostate cancer with $10 million in funding over three years.

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The PCF gave $400,000 for biomarker, RNA, and pharmacogenomics studies through its Creativity Awards.

A former Penn State Hershey Medical Center staffer has admitted to lying about skipping mandatory steps of genetic cancer tests he performed, the Associated Press reports.

The genome of a rare, red bat suggests that its effective population size has been in decline for thousands of years, according to a PLOS One study.

In Nature this week: investigation into the genetics of medulloblastoma, and more.

A project in the UK is to use genomic selection to speed spruce tree growth, according to Innovators Magazine.