By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) –The US Department of Energy has awarded a $2.5 million grant to a researcher at the DOE Joint Genome Institute (JGI) to conduct metagenomics studies of microbial communities in wetlands around the San Francisco Bay-Delta region, JGI said Wednesday.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

Robert Redfield is floated as the next director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Washington Post reports.

The New York Times writes that the National Institutes of Health's All of Us Research Program is "ambitious" and that some are concerned it might be overly so.

Representative Lamar Smith's criticism of the National Science Foundation has "changed the nature of the conversation," according to ScienceInsider.

In PLOS this week: non-coding RNA function in yeast, transcriptomic profiles of malaria parasites, and more.