Researchers at the University of Toronto have won a CA$50,000 ($49,200) grant from the Ontario Genomics Institute to develop software to identify disease-causing mutations in DNA sequence data.

Under the six-month award, Michael Brudno, an associate professor of computational biology, and his co-worker Marc Fiume will develop a software platform called MedSavant.

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