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Genome sequencing by CSIR to help in Precision Medicine in India

posted Oct 31, 2019, 12:33 AM by Vinod Scaria
The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research has sequenced the entire genomes of 1008 Indians in six months, under a mission that was aimed at demonstrating capability and scalability of Indian research institutions. This initiative, called IndiGen, was undertaken by two CSIR institutions — Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (IGIB), Delhi and Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), Hyderabad.

In picture, Hon'ble Minister for Science and Technology, Government of India is seen with the IndiGenome Card.





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