Agenome, LLC - Foundation for a Smoke-Free World

Awarded Grants

GRANTEE

Agenome, LLC

COUNTRY

India

MISSION PILLAR

Health, Science, and Technology (Research, Education, and Awareness)

PROJECT TITLE

Cancer risk in Smoking Subjects Assessed by Next Generation Sequencing

Project Summary

Assess cancer risk in smoking subjects by NGS profiling of circulating free DNA and RNA. Create a genome database of nonsmoking populations to identify new genes that predispose individuals to cancer.

Expected Outcomes / Outputs

Multiple scientific papers / outputs

Actual / Current Outputs

Patell VM, et al. The First complete Zoroastrian-Parsi Mitochondria Reference Genome: Implications of mitochondrial signatures in an endogamous, non-smoking population. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. 2020;:2020.06.05.124891. doi:10.1101/2020.06.05.124891

Approval

Feb 19

Project End Date

March 21

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