U. of Tennessee Receives $18.6M Renewal Award from NSF to Develop New Mathematical Approaches | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Science Foundation has awarded $18.6M to the University of Tennessee to continue work into developing new mathematical approaches aimed at biological research.

The effort, called the National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis, or NIMBioS, is developing approaches to tackle issues ranging from the genomes of individuals to entire ecosystems, UT said.

The five-year award follows a five-year, $16 million award from NSF to the university in 2008. UT also supports NIMBioS.

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