By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The European Union is providing €24 million ($32.7 million) to fund two programs involving researchers from throughout Europe directed at cancer research.

The two initiatives, called the Systems Microscopy Network of Excellence, or NoE, and Systems Biology of Colorectal Cancer, or SYSCOL, are being funded by the EU's Seventh Framework Programme, and will be based at Sweden's Karolinska Institute. Each initiative will receive €12 million over five years.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

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

The London School of Economics' Daniele Fanelli argues at the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that the reproducibility crisis in science isn't as dire as some say.

A team of researchers in Portugal has examined the genomic basis for racing pigeons' athleticism and navigational skills, finding it's likely polygenic.

Wired reports that diagnostic firms continue to seek, post-Theranos, the ability to diagnose diseases from small amounts of blood.

In Science this week: analysis of DNA from ancient North Africans, and more.