Race the Helix Goes to Boston Festival of Genomics

Front Line Genomics, a London-based organization dedicated to delivering the benefits of genomics to patients faster, will be holding a Race the Helix Treadmill Challenge to benefit to Greenwood Genetic Center(GGC) Foundation at their upcoming Festival of Genomics in Boston.


Race the Helix Gains International Support

May 21, 2015 – Stephen and Jodi Shenal, founders and coordinators for Race the Helix, an fundraising and awareness 5K held each year on the GGC campus are pleased to announce that London-based Front Line Genomics has joined their efforts. Front Line Genomics supports scientists, clinicians, business/research leaders and officials, from academia, research institutes, industry, healthcare and government organizations. Their mission is to help bring the benefits of genomics to patients faster


McAlhany Family Center for Collaborative Research Established at GGC

Gift to support collaborative research efforts to benefit patients

May 14, 2015 - John and Norma McAlhany of Greenwood have established 'The McAlhany Family Center for Collaborative Research' at the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC). Through a $1 million gift to the GGC Foundation in honor of their children and grandchildren, the McAlhanys are providing resources to support research efforts between GGC and collaborators from other institutions with the ultimate goal of preventing and treating genetic disorders and disabilities.


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.


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