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The European Commission awarded a consortium of private companies and academic researchers €759,000 recently to carry out their plans.

Science reports that the Horizon Europe budget has increased by €4 billion, but that basic research institutions may see a decline in funds next year.

To support the 1+ Million Genomes Initiative, the EC has funded a new project, called Beyond 1 Million Genomes, with €4 million over the next three years.

The research network said in a statement that precision breeding techniques are needed to achieve the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.

A European Union budget deal provides less funding than expected for its Horizon Europe research program, according to Science.

Mauro Ferrari has resigned as president of the European Research Council over its response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Financial Times reports.

Technology partners on the study include BioMérieux and SkylineDx, as well as Imperial College London's biomedical electronics unit.

The tubes and collection kits meet the requirements of the European In-Vitro Diagnostic Devices Directive, and the company can now commercialize the devices throughout Europe.

The EU will fund the effort through 2026, but the Cypriot government will contribute an additional €15 million over the next 15 years.

Investigators at the Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas, a Greek research institute, are coordinating the effort.

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Politico reports that the NYPD DNA database has grown since it announced it would be removing profiles from it.

Forbes reports that a structural biology lab at Oxford University studying the coronavirus was hacked.

Science reports that a Dutch research funding agency is combating a ransomware attack.

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