NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A Washington State investment fund has awarded just over $10 million to support genomics research projects in the state as part of a $22 million biology-focused initiative.
 
Under the Life Sciences Discovery Fund’s new program, the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory was awarded $4.8 million for biomarker research and $5.3 million to build a new genomics infrastructure at the University of Washington. Three other non-genomic, life science research programs received the rest of the funds.
 

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In a statement, National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins says sexual harassment is "morally indefensible" and "unacceptable."

Octopuses might owe their intelligence to their liberal alterations to their genes, Cosmos reports.

Stat News and ProPublica report that African Americans are underrepresented in cancer clinical trials.

In Cell this week: genomic analysis of abdominal aortic aneurysm, effect of probiotics on the microbiome, and more.