NASA to Provide $8M for U of Illinois Genomics Effort | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The US National Aeronautics and Space Administration has pumped $40 million into five new research grants to fuel efforts to develop biological tools and technologies to study the origins and evolution of life, including around $8 million to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to use genomics to understand early states of life.

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