This article has been updated with more information about the new centers and comments from a PGFI official.

By Alex Philippidis

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Pennsylvania's Penn Genome Frontiers Institute plans to invest $5 million in establishing two internal centers for large-scale projects focused on translational and personalized genomics as well as funding five pilot projects.

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