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Torsten Wiesel and the late David Hubel have been selected to receive 2015 Golden Goose Awards, which honor federally funded basic research that has led to discoveries with rich benefits for society.

Electronic medical records could speed up personalized medicine by improving genetic studies, according to a new report in the 20 April issue of the journal Science Translational Medicine.

The findings suggest that by using electronic medical records, health providers can help research teams collect comprehensive, accurate data that reveal the relationship between disease and a person’s genetic makeup.