The Center for Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics (BFG) is part of Cedars-Sinai, located in Los Angeles, CA. The primary goal of The BFG is to establish a research nexus that integrates cutting edge developments in computational sciences, next generation genomics and epigenomics, and functional biology to improve our understanding of disease etiology applied to personalized health. 


"It’s the promise of precision medicine: tailoring our approach to healthcare depending on a person’s background and needs. What genetics is doing is allowing us to imagine a future in which, based on individual screening, we can give a patient actionable advice"- Simon Gayther, PhD