LOS ANGELES, Nov. 5 (GenomeWeb News) - NHGRI will announce on Friday the awardees of its next generation of large-scale genome sequencing grants, the agency's director Francis Collins told reporters at a small press conference during the American Society for Human Genetics meeting here today.

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