By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Science Foundation has awarded a University of Guam professor $106,317 to use next-generation sequencing to study the effects of toxins on tropical fish, specifically the rabbitfish.

Jason Biggs, a professor at the university's Marine Laboratory, is the principal investigator on the grant.

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