By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – SRA International has won a contract valued at up to $17.9 million from the National Institutes of Health to continue to support The Cancer Genome Atlas project, the company said yesterday.

The contract research firm, which has been working with TCGA since the project's beginning in 2006, will continue to support TCGA's Data Coordinating Center.

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