By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institutes of Health plans to grant a total of $1.25 million to two or three research programs in 2010 that will study epigenetic influences on the symptoms and complications that affect chronic disease patients.

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