NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The New York Genome Center has appointed Dirk Evers and Kevin Shianna to its leadership team.

Evers, who will serve as senior vice president of bioinformatics, joins NYGC from Illumina, where he led the company's computational biology efforts in the UK. Previously, he served as managing director of the International Graduate School in Bioinformatics and Genome Research at the Center for Biotechnology at Bielefeld University.

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