Omar Boraie, featured in a NewsWise article, donated $1.5M to the Rutgers Cancer Institute in 2015. With this generous donation, Omar Boraie will have a chair named after him as a part of Rutgers Cancer Institute’s 18 chair program. The the field of science that Omar Boraie’s chair is dedicated to is genomic science.
Omar Boraie‘s donation was matched with another $1.5 million by an unknown contributor, making it a total of $3 million for genomic gcience. The development of genomic science can potentially aid doctors in cancer detection and alternative treatments. In a report by Patch.com, the Rutgers Cancer Institute is certainly ahead of the curb in cancer treatment development, being one of the few to launch genomic science related clinical trials.
Alternative treatments are becoming in demand since patients are not responding well to current treatments. The scientists with Rutgers Cancer Institute are experimenting with alternative views of cancer in order to find a cure. President Obama had even announced Precision Medicine Initiative to help with alternative cancer treatments.
With the advancement of precision medicine, scientists may be able to classify cancers into more specific types. They may even be able to determine the genetic disposition to certain types of cancers.
Omar Boraie is known for developing properties mostly in the New Brunswick area, https://local.yahoo.com/info-11014537-boraie-realty-new-brunswick. He is the owner of Boraie Development, a real estate and property development firm based in New Jersey. Many of their developments have been offices and accommodation near hospitals. View his full bio on crunchbase.com.
Boraie Development is responsible for such new structures like One Spring Street and Albany Street Plaza. They also offer property management services to help other developers and landlords rent out their properties. They also have a team dedicated towards estate sales and and marketing for other developers. They have developed many properties with the financial collaboration of the athlete Shaquille O’Neal.