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The Matchmaker Exchange: A Platform for Rare Disease Discovery.

There are few better examples of the need for data sharing than in the rare disease community, where patients, physicians, and researchers must search for “the needle in a haystack” to uncover rare, novel causes of disease within the genome. Impeding the pace of discovery …

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UCSC genomics center awarded $11 million NIH grant

By Kara Guzman SANTA CRUZ >> The National Institutes of Health has awarded an $11 million grant to UC Santa Cruz for a new center facilitating the sharing of large amounts of genetic data. The Center for Big Data in Translational Genomics will be a …