NHGRI Awards Nearly $9M in Bioinformatics Grants under Expanded ENCODE Program | GenomeWeb

The National Human Genome Research Institute has awarded nearly $9 million in bioinformatics-related grants in fiscal year 2012 as part of a $30 million effort to expand the Encyclopedia of DNA Elements, or ENCODE, project.

The effort, which recently published several dozen papers in Nature, Science, Genome Research, Genome Biology, and elsewhere, aims to catalog all the functional gene regulatory elements in the human genome.

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