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Drs. Hemali Phatnani and Liam Holt Awarded CZI Neurodegeneration Challenge Network Grant

Grant supports in-depth study of live neuron cells in real time. Team will deploy pioneering technologies to advance understanding of protein aggregation, which is associated with ALS, Alzheimer’s, and frontotemporal dementia. . NEW YORK, NY (August 19, 2020) – Hemali Phatnani, PhD, Director of the Center for Genomics of Neurodegenerative Disease (CGND) at the New […]

Dr. Neville Sanjana Receives 2020 Cancer Research Institute Technology Impact Award for Pancreatic Cancer Immunotherapy Research

Grant supports genome engineering study to discover modifier genes that can boost the effectiveness of CAR T-cell therapy for pancreatic cancer patients. NEW YORK, NY (August 5, 2020) – Neville Sanjana, PhD, Core Faculty Member at the New York Genome Center, Assistant Professor of Biology, New York University, and Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Physiology, […]

C2i Genomics Raises $12 Million in Series A Funding

C2i Genomics’ innovative breakthrough tumor pattern recognition approach for liquid biopsy is based on research performed in the lab of New York Genome Center Core Faculty Member Dan Landau, MD, PhD, who holds a joint appointment at Weill Cornell Medicine.

Connecting Clues, Doctors Treat COVID-Linked Illness in Children

NEW YORK, NY (June 15, 2020) — The partnership between the New York State Department of Health, the New York Genome Center (NYGC), and The Rockefeller University to better understand COVID-linked illness in children, announced by Governor Cuomo last month, is now well underway. Journalist Colin Baker, in a wire report for Al Jazeera, shares […]