Newborn Screening Focus of NIH Grants | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institutes of Health has started two new grant programs aimed at developing knowledge about newborn screening tests that eventually could lead to new and better treatments for a number of diseases.

These grants will support an array of different areas, including studies seeking genetic risk factors for certain diseases and analytical research into genotype/phenotype relationships.

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