NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Sanford Health and Nicklaus Children's Hospital have announced a new collaboration to sequence the genes of nearly 1,000 Latino and Hispanic individuals in an effort to better understand the health needs of these populations.

Supporting the launch of the project, philanthropist Denny Sanford and Sanford Health have jointly given $7 million to the Nicklaus Children's Personalized Medicine Initiative in Miami.

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