In September, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, announced that they would invest at least $3 billion to “cure, manage, and prevent all disease by the end of the century.” The first piece of this plan is the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub, a $600 million scientific research organization powered by some of the brightest minds at UC San Francisco, UC Berkeley, and Stanford University.

Article source: https://www.buzzfeed.com/stephaniemlee/chan-zuckerberg-biohub-contract?utm_term=.ta46ABMaw#.iw5vWJloR

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