Following its partnership with Garwood Medical Devices LLC, the Buffalo Institute for Genomics and Data Analytics (BIG) today announced another strategic partnership with Buffalo-based Circuit Clinical.
Students from groups that are underrepresented in science and technology fields will become proficient in genomics and genetics, thanks to a five-year, $1.2 million grant to UB from the National Institutes of Health.
UB's Institute for Healthcare Informatics has a key role in the new state-funded genome research center — part of a statewide public-private partnership designed to accelerate advances in genomic medicine into clinical care.
Confirmation arrived today that the New York State Legislature has approved Governor Cuomo's $105 million proposal to advance genomic medicine in NY State. This joint project involves the NY Genome Center and several centers at the University at Buffalo.