More than 20 of the leading cancer and rare disease researchers are working together to accelerate cures for children.
The efforts to establish the Kids First Data Resource Center is being led by the member organizations. However, there are additional institutions that have committed to support Data Resource Center operations.
More than 50 partner foundations representing pediatric cancer and structural birth defect communities are supporting the Kids First Data Resource Center on behalf of pediatric patients.
Kids First Working Group
The Gabriella Kids First Program was initiated in response to the 2014 Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act. The program is overseen by the Kids First Working Group and Leadership Team with input from external scientific advisors.
As part of the Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Program (Kids First), the following sequencing centers were selected to generate high-quality whole genome sequence data.