The PGP has recieved financial support in the form of unrestricted gifts from:
Relevant grants (restricted to non-human-subjects) technology development from:
The PGP has recieved unrestricted royalty donations via Harvard and George Church from:
The PGP has benefitted from considerable technological help and advice from some of the companies above as well as others listed on our 2nd generation sequencing page and DanaherMotion and Enzymatics Inc. We are grateful to these companies who understand and support this experiment in non-profit, open-source hardware, software, and wetware and open-access data.
PGP volunteers have donated blood, information, advice and in many cases, funding.
The PGP has recieved advice from the HMS/HSDM IRB, PGP-DSMC and ELSI Advisors and NHGRI staff. The Open access database approach to comprehensive integrated gene, environment, and trait data has been approved by the following Institutional Review Boards (IRB):
Similar human-subjects research protocols are being submitted in Germany, China, and Canada and will be posted here when/if approved.
For more information and email contacts: personalgenomes.org