NEW YORK, Nov. 18 - The Howard Hughes Medical Institute, one of the country's major non-governmental funders of biomedical research, said last week that the weak economy has forced it to cut grants, administrative expenses, and research budgets.

 

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The Asbury Park Press reports on the startup Genomic Prediction's test to determine an embryo's risk of disease.

NPR reports that with medical data being big business, some companies want to get patients involved.

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