News from the Broad

The Broad Institute is committed to open sharing not only of its scientific data and tools, but also information and news about our progress towards achieving our mission. Below are just a few highlights from the Broad scientific community.
  • 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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