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Japan s Science Agency to Request $84M for Proteomics Research

NEW YORK, July 25 - An official from Japan's Science Agency said yesterday that the agency will ask for 10 billion yen ($84 million) in its fiscal year 2004 budget request to study protein-protein interactions.

 

A major goal of the proteomics study would be drug discovery, according to a report by Reuters. Japan's health ministry would participate in the project.

The Scan

US Booster Eligibility Decision

The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions.

Arizona Bill Before Judge

The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge is weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction.

Additional Genes

Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News.

Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification

In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.