Mt. Sinai to Open Clinical NGS Lab; Aims to Sequence 1 Million Individuals in Resilience Project | GenomeWeb

This story was originally published Sept. 12.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Mt. Sinai said last week that it plans to open a new next-generation sequencing laboratory in Branford, Conn., at the site of Roche's former 454 Life Sciences facility.

Daniela Starcevic, who heads Mt. Sinai's molecular diagnostics efforts, led the development of the Connecticut lab, along with Eric Schadt, founding director of Mt. Sinai's Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology.

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