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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Innovative Medicines Initiative, a research partnership between the European Commission and European pharmaceutical companies, will grant €156.3 million ($231.9 million) to researchers in its upcoming second funding call.

The IMI was created in 2007 to accelerate discovery and development of new drugs for cancer, inflammatory diseases, and infectious diseases by addressing important research bottlenecks in the process.

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