By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institutes of Health plans to commit $1.6 million next year to support pediatric biorepositories with electronic medical records and genome-wide genotyping data to become part of NIH's Electronic Medical Records and Genomics (eMERGE) network.

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