NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The Human Vaccines Project announced today that it has partnered with Illumina to try to decipher the genetic features of the human immune system.

The Human Vaccines Project is an international public-private collaboration that includes academic institutions, nonprofit organizations, industry, and government that aims to decode the human immune system in order to spur development of vaccines and immunotherapies.

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