BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - More money is coming from Albany to Buffalo. Governor Cuomo has announced $105 million In funding for the New York State Genomic Medicine and Big Data Center.
A total of $48 million in Buffalo Billion funding is allocated to support the new Genomic Medicine Center in Buffalo. $57 million is allocated for development at a New York City facility.
The plan includes the creation of some 500 new jobs for the city.
This network links the medical community in New York City with the computational infrastructure at the University at Buffalo and the research community at Roswell Park Cancer Institute.