NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases plans to use up to $2.4 million next year to fund the creation of several core centers that will support scientists studying the underlying biology of muscle and bones and the range of disorders that affect them.

The Core Centers for Musculoskeletal Biology and Medicine will offer shared resources and services to currently funded researchers with the aim of enhancing and speeding up their efforts and making them more cost-effective and efficient.

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