NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases will spend $20 million over five years to fund fine mapping and other studies of genes that may be involved in type 1 diabetes.
NIDDK seeks to support scientists who are studying replication and fine mapping of genetic regions that are putatively associated with type 1 diabetes. The institute also intends to fund studies that apply new technologies to the genetics of type 1 diabetes.

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