NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institute of General Medical Sciences announced yesterday that it has awarded $42.3 million in Grand Opportunities grants to 14 research teams, most of which will use their awards to develop 'omics technologies.

The grants are being funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, and they support projects at more than 20 research institutions and organizations in 13 states.

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