NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Insilicos has been awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health in order to study a statistical methodology that can be applied to biomedical research, the company said yesterday.

The company will use the roughly $400,000 in funds from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences to continue developing a technique called Least Angle Regression, or LARS, which is used to produce stable predictions from data with a large number of dimensions.

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