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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.

An Australian-led team has generated a draft genome assembly of the invasive cane toad in hopes it will help in population control, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.

The New York Times reports that the US Department of Defense has implemented about half the recommendations made to improve safe handling of dangerous agents.

In PLOS this week: approach for teasing out archaic introgression in human genomes, immune transcription features in HCV infection, and more.

Stat News reports that Maryland is promoting itself to the biotech industry with a mobile billboard.