NIGMS to Fund New Ways to Determine Functional Relevance of Human Variants | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institutes of Health plans to spend $3 million in 2014 to fund research aimed at identifying new methods for evaluating the functional relevance of the many human DNA variants and mutations that are regularly being discovered in high-throughput sequencing studies .

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In PNAS this week: carbapenem resistance in Enterobacteriaceae, selection against educational attainment-linked variants, and more.

Technology Review points out that a new US presidential science advisor hasn't been selected.

Researchers find that blood tests might be able to help determine severity of a concussion, Wired reports.

President-elect Donald Trump considers other candidates for director of the National Institutes of Health, Nature News reports.