The center of excellence in genomics is the first of its kind in the state of TN with a fully equipped next generation sequencerto screen and identify genetic abnormalities, chromosomal anomalies at the cellular levelthereby arriving at the root of the problem. Genetic testing has potential benefits whether the results are positive or negative for a gene mutation. Test results can provide a sense of relief from uncertainty and help people make informed decisions about managing their health care. Genomics based diagnostics is gaining wide acceptance in areas like Reproductive Medicine, Early Diagnosis and treatment planning for Cancer and management of other rare diseases and inherited disorders.