Clemson/GGC PhD Student Named First Recipient of Susan R. Patterson Award

October 11, 2017 – Jose Guevara of San Jose, Costa Rica has been awarded the 2017 Susan R. Patterson Professional Development Award in Bioinformatics and Computational Genomics by the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC).


First Citizens Foundation Supports Telegenetics

October 3, 2017 – First Citizens Bank Foundation has pledged $30,000 to the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) Foundation to support the Center's telegenetics initiative. Jerry Stevens, Senior VP and Market Executive at First Citizens Bank in Greenwood, recently presented a check for $10,000 to the Foundation as the second gift of their three-year pledge.


FDNA and GGC Partner to Help Find an Answer for Thousands of Undiagnosed Rare Disease Patients

Collaboration will use powerful Artificial Intelligence to analyze nearly 80,000 cases

September 6, 2017 - Greenwood Genetic Center ( announces its collaboration with FDNA ( The collaboration will use FDNA's facial analysis and artificial intelligence technology to analyze Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) patient data in a de-identified way, aiding in new discoveries of genetically-based rare diseases and helping to find long-awaited answers for undiagnosed patients.


Gene Week 2017 Schedule Announced

The second annual Gene Week, celebrating the mission of GGC, will take place in Greenwood from September 30 to October 7, 2017. All events will be held on the GGC campus (117 Gregor Mendel Circle) and are open to the public.


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