NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and BGI-Shenzhen said today that they will collaborate to sequence and analyze pediatric brain tumor samples to support the Childhood Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium.

The effort will harness resources from the [email protected] Joint Genome Center, a CAP- and CLIA-certified next-gen sequencing center that the collaborators established in late 2011.

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