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The human epigenome is probably the next frontier in genomics, said co-principal investigator Alex Meissner which is an associate member of at the Broad Institute and an assistant professor in the Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology at Harvard University. Strengthened by the recent technological advances, this award will we on on comprehensive epigenomic maps of a variety of human cells and to share this data with the global scientific community. Continue reading