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