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University of Indiana to Use $53M Lilly Endowment Grant for Metabolomics, Cytomics

NEW YORK, Dec. 16 (GenomeWeb News) - The Lilly Endowment will give a $53-million grant to Indiana University, earmarked for broadening its life-sciences research, especially metabolomics and cytomics, the university said today.

 

The school will use the funds to create a program in metabolomics and cytomics to complement the 2001 Indiana Genomics Initiative, a program also funded by Lilly.

The Scan

Could Mix It Up

The US Food and Drug Administration is considering a plan that would allow for the mixing-and-matching of SARS-CoV-2 vaccines and boosters, the New York Times says.

Closest to the Dog

New Scientist reports that extinct Japanese wolf appears to be the closest known wild relative of dogs.

Offer to Come Back

The Knoxville News Sentinel reports that the University of Tennessee is offering Anming Hu, a professor who was acquitted of charges that he hid ties to China, his position back.

PNAS Papers on Myeloid Differentiation MicroRNAs, Urinary Exosomes, Maize Domestication

In PNAS this week: role of microRNAs in myeloid differentiation, exosomes in urine, and more.