Register for 4th Annual Race the Helix
Proceeds from October 4th Event to Benefit the Greenwood Genetic Center Foundation
August 26, 2014 - Registration is open for the 4th annual Race the Helix 5K race and 1 mile run/walk to benefit the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) Foundation. The event will take place on Saturday, October 4th at GGC's Greenwood campus.
GGC First Lab to Offer FDA-Cleared Array
CytoScan® Dx Assay Now Clinically Available for Physicians, Genetic Counselors and Patients
August 22, 2014 – Beginning today the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) will be the first laboratory in the US to offer Affymetrix' CytoScan® Dx Assay, an FDA-cleared chromosomal microarray analysis (CMA). In January, CytoScan® Dx Assay became the first and only CMA to gain clearance by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Using a single blood sample, CytoScan Dx Assay can scan a patient's entire genome for the cause of developmental delays, intellectual disabilities and congenital anomalies.
Clemson's President Visits GGC
President Jim Clements makes first visit to site of University's Center for Human Genetics
Greenwood, SC (August 21, 2014) – As the bidding process gets underway for the construction of the Clemson University Center for Human Genetics in the Greenwood Research Park, and the search begins to fill the Self Family Endowed Chair in Human Genetics, the University's President came to see firsthand the facilities of their collaborator, the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC).
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