By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Clemson University has won around $790,000 in grants from the US Department of Defense and the National Institutes of Health to study how cells repair DNA that has been damaged and can be a cause of cancer and other genetic illnesses.

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