NEW YORK (GenomeWeb news) – Texas A&M's Institute for Genomic Medicine will receive $3.2 million from the Environmental Protection Agency to conduct genomics research as part of a program that includes the University of Houston and Indiana University and is studying how chemicals may affect human health.

The university said today that it will receive $750,000 over three years from the EPA's Science to Achieve Results Program (STAR), which it will use to be a member of the Texas-Indiana Virtual STAR Center.

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