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The National Network of Libraries of Medicine will support community engagement efforts by public libraries across the US and help improve participant access.

The funding will support training under the National Library of Medicine Institutional Training Program in Biomedical Informatics and Data Science.

The report details six recommendations that are intended to position the agency to better serve the needs of the biomedical research community.

The National Institutes of Health has put out a request for information that asks for comments, thoughts that will help inform a new agenda for the NLM.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Library of Medicine announced a funding opportunity yesterday aimed at advancing the careers of biomedical researchers who are trained in and whose research focuses on using informatics technologies.

The National Library of Medicine has named Jerome Jourquin, Bing Zhang, and Dexter Duncan among the winners of its "Show off Your Apps" challenge intended to encourage software developers to create new tools that use NLM informat

A new grant program aims to train biomedical informatics scientists in a range of specific areas including genomics and pharmacogenomics.

Consulting company McKinsey says diagnostics companies will have to combine genomic data analysis, electronic medical records, effective reimbursement strategies, and regulatory compliance in order to win.

A new report has found that researchers in Africa are still heavily dependent on funding from organizations in the US, Europe, and China, Nature News says.

An article in The Atlantic argues that the progress being made in science isn't keeping pace with the money and time being spent on research.

In Science this week: a CRISPR screen identifies sideroflexin 1 as a requisite component of one-carbon metabolism, and more.