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The STRIDES program aims to establish industry partnerships to provide NIH researchers access to cost-effective computational infrastructure, tools, and services.

The agency is seeking one or two sequencing centers for the Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Program.

A new analysis of research funding finds that after receiving their first award, female researchers are just about as likely to receive additional awards as male researchers.

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With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.

Alan Rabson Dies

Cancer researcher Alan Rabson has died at 92, the New York Times reports.

The work is being funded with $26.5 million from the 21st Century Cures Cancer Moonshot Initiative.

In Science this week: pair of genomics studies on ancient animals, and more.

A US House of Representatives committee calls on the Foundation for the NIH and the CDC Foundation to be more transparent about their donors, Stat News says.

The company said it will use the funding to accelerate the development of an affordable sequencing test for metagenomic samples.

A US Senate appropriations subcommittee has approved a $2 billion increase in funding for the National Institutes of Health.

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New research shows that scientists need to do a better job of including a wider diversity of African genomes in their analyses, STAT says.

A new paper in Science shows that men are still winning a large majority of the most sought-after NIH grants.

Nature Research and the Estée Lauder Companies are awarding efforts to encourage girls to pursue careers in the STEM fields.

In Science this week: beneficial genetic variants inherited from archaic Neanderthal and Denisovan hominins, and more.