NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The California Initiative to Advance Precision Medicine, a public-private effort hosted by the University of California, San Francisco in collaboration with UC Health, said yesterday that it has awarded $2.4 million to two demonstration projects selected by a panel of experts in the areas of pediatric cancer and infectious disease.

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