Study of clinical genome sequencing in the active-duty military begins

Brigham Women's Hospital |
October 2017
Press Release

Up to 75 active-duty U.S. Air Force service members will now have the first opportunity to incorporate whole exome sequencing (WES) into their routine clinical care through a new two-year research partnership between the Air Force Personalized Medicine Program, Air Force Medical Genetics Center and several academic institutions, including Brigham Women’s Hospital, Broad Institute, Harvard Medical School and Baylor College of Medicine.