By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) has reeled in $450,000 in new funding from the National Human Genome Research Institute and $100,000 from the International Rett Syndrome Foundation to fund three genomics projects, GIS said today.

The NHGRI funding extends two grants awarded to GIS Senior Group Leader Yijun Ruan in 2007 under the ENCycolopedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) project.

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