By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and collaborators at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia will use a $6.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study genes involved in rare and common congenital heart abnormalities called conotruncal defects (CTDs).

The funding comes from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.

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