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Kennedy Krieger Institute and Partek Incorporated Awarded $1.8M NIH Grant

May 22, 2013
Research partnership aimed at developing computational tools to analyze genomic data from patients with autism spectrum disorder and mental health disorders

St. Louis, MO--Partek Incorporated is pleased to announce that in collaboration with the Kennedy Krieger Institute it has been awarded $1.8M by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop commercial software to analyze human genetic changes that will illuminate chromosomal abnormalities that underlie conditions such as autism spectrum disorder (ASD), bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. 

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Bioinformatics is the study of biology using the tools of computer science. Bioinformatics enables the study of proteins, genes and genomes using computer algorithms and computer databases.

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