News

  • Mar 2016

    Five New Members Appointed to the NIGMS Repository Scientific Advisory Group

    The NIGMS Repository team presented key updates and chaired discussions during their March 2016 meeting with their Scientific Advisory Committee.

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  • Mar 2016

    NIGMS Repository Showcased at Influential Genetics Conference

    NIGMS Repository attends top genetics and genomics conference.

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  • Nov 2015

    Coriell’s Dr. Nahid Turan Contributes to Prominent Precision Medicine Summit

    Dr. Nahid Turan, principal investigator of the NIGMS Repository at Coriell, provided her insights during a precision medicine conference.

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  • May 2015

    Coriell Repository Samples Enable World's First Whole-Genome Reference Materials

    A cell line from the NIGMS Repository at Coriell has yielded a DNA sample that can serve as an international research standard.

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  • Mar 2015

    Coriell Institute Awarded $14M Grant from National Institute of General Medical Sciences

    Coriell Institute for Medical Research, home to the world's most diverse biobank and a leading center for cutting-edge scientific exploration, has won a $14 million grant through an open competition from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, a component of the National Institutes of Health.

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  • Jan 2015

    Coriell Institute Makes Important Progress with Stem Cell Program

    Already the world's leading source for human induced pluripotent stem cell lines, Coriell has reached a significant benchmark with its program.

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  • Nov 2014

    Coriell Institute Recognized in Wall Street Journal Article

    A reporter with the Wall Street Journal investigating the relationship between the Ebola virus disease and a rare genetic disorder referenced Coriell's world-renowned biobank.

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  • Nov 2014

    Coriell Biobank Samples Enable Promising Ebola Research

    Scientists from elite institutions all around the country are using biospecimens from the world-renowned Coriell Institute Biobank to conduct meaningful Ebola virus disease research.

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  • Jul 2014

    Personal Genome Project (PGP) Collection

    The Personal Genome Project (PGP) is a long-term, large cohort study that aims to sequence and publicize the complete genomes and medical records of thousands of participants in order to enable personal genomics and personalized medicine research.

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  • Jul 2014

    Samples with Microarray Genotyping Data

    The NIGMS Human Genetic Cell Repository has genotyped more than 1000 Repository cell lines with the Affymetrix Genome-Wide Human SNP Array 6.0 platform.

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