NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Australian Research Council has awarded several new grants to researchers at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute in Melbourne to pursue genetic and genomic studies aimed at breast cancer, inflammatory diseases, and chronic pain.

The ARC Discovery Project grants on average provide around AU$116,000 ($105,000) per year over three years. Three of the Hall Institute researchers to receive ARC funding also won QEII Fellowships, which are funded over five years.

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