By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Cancer Institute will serve as a coordinating center for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Human Genome Epidemiology Network (HuGENet), a global collaboration aimed at studying how human genomic variation affects population health and how genetics can be used to combat disease and improve health.

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