Press Releases

The Broad Institute only issues press releases relative to major scientific findings and events. Below is a chronological archive of past releases.
  • Thyroid cancer genome analysis finds markers of aggressive tumors

    October 23rd, 2014
    TCGA study reveals molecular underpinnings; could lead to more precisely targeted treatment recommendations
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  • Global Alliance for Genomics and Health Members Meet to Advance Genomic Data Sharing

    October 20th, 2014
    Over 250 Leaders Convene at 2nd Plenary Focused on Progress and Near-Term Impact
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  • Patient’s dramatic response and resistance to cancer drug traced to unsuspected mutations

    October 9th, 2014
    Sequencing reveals why thyroid tumor responded to, and eventually resisted, treatment
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  • GIANT study reveals giant number of genes linked to height

    October 6th, 2014
    International collaboration doubles the number of genes linked to height to over 400
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  • Researchers at Broad Institute and MIT engineer "Cas9" animal models to study disease and inform drug discovery

    September 25th, 2014
    Cas9 animal model provides powerful, time-saving tool
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