NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) today announced $1.7 million in funding for research into canine health including several projects with a genetic or genomic component.

While the funding is directed at improving the diagnosis, treatment, and understanding of canine health, about 40 percent of the 17 newly approved grants have a One Health-One Medicine component, which explores the relationship between animal and human illnesses.

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