Collaborative Venture Produces Versatile Open Laboratory

Higginbotham, Julie
May 2007
R&D Magazine;May2007, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p28
Trade Publication
The article features the Broad Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts, a winner in the 2007 Lab of the Year competition of "R&D Magazine." The Broad Institute is a collaboration of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University, and the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research. The collaborators sought to expand and, replace their facilities to accommodate their expanding research activities. The focus of Broad Institute is applying the power of genomics to medicine.


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