Moss and Associates to Design and Build Clemson Center for Human Genetics
Construction on Greenwood Genetic Center Campus to begin this month
April 1, 2015 –The Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) is pleased to announce that Moss and Associates of Greenville, SC has been selected to design and construct the Clemson University Center for Human Genetics in Greenwood. This project represents an expansion of the 20 plus year research and educational partnership of GGC and Clemson University.
Keck Foundation Funds GGC/UGA Collaborative Research
March 23, 2015 – Researchers at the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC), in partnership with the University of Georgia (UGA) and the Clinic for Special Children in Strasburg, PA, have received a $1.8 million grant from the W. M. Keck Foundation to discover the fundamental cellular changes that cause debilitating neurological disorders, including Alzheimer's disease, autism, and intellectual disabilities.
Self Family Foundation Supports GGC Computing Power Expansion
March 5, 2015 – The Self Family Foundation, a longtime supporter of the Greenwood Genetic Center, has provided a $72,000 grant to upgrade the Center's computational and bioinformatics capabilities. Frank Wideman, President of the Self Family Foundation, presented the check to GGC Director, Dr. Steve Skinner and GGC Diagnostic Lab Director, Dr. Mike Friez.
GGC Recognizes Rare Disease Day at SC State House
February 27, 2015 – The Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) participated in an event at the SC State House in Columbia on Thursday to raise awareness for patients and families impacted by rare diseases. Rare Disease Day, held at the end of February each year, highlights the unique challenges faced by families with a rare disease including delays in obtaining a diagnosis, having access to specialists with expertise, and the lack of approved treatments and resources.
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