NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The National Institutes of Health will provide $3 million in 2015 to fund research aimed at characterizing genetic variants associated with type 2 diabetes, NIH said on Friday. Researchers will use these awards, funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, to create the Accelerating Medicines Partnership T2D-GENES consortium.

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