NIDDK to Fund Type 2 Diabetes Genes Studies under Accelerating Medicines Partnership Program | GenomeWeb

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.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In PNAS this week: statistical approach to examine intra-tumor heterogeneity, new genetic condition called otulipenia, and more.

Blood tests looking for biomarker changes could catch mental illnesses earlier, Newsweek reports.

DNA testing offers Korean adoptees a way to find their birth parents that sidesteps bureaucratic red tape, according to the New York Times.

A National Institutes of Health researcher has filed an Equal Employment Opportunity complaint against the agency, the Washington Post reports.