ENCODE Expands with $30M in New Projects, Data Centers | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Human Genome Research Institute has awarded $30.3 million in new grants to expand its Encyclopedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) project, a long-term effort to catalog all of the functional gene regulatory networks in the human genome.

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