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This Week in PNAS

In PNAS this week: de novo NUS1 mutations linked to Parkinson's disease risk, candidate hepatocellular carcinoma drivers, and more.

North Dakota State, UC-Davis, Michigan State, and U of Minnesota won applied genomics stimulus grants.

Funding Update

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Sequencing-Related NSF Grants Awarded Feb. 25 – March 24, 2009

Reuters reports that UK researchers are using gene-editing tools to develop flu-resistant chickens.

Nature calls for genomics to become part of the World Health Organization's cholera surveillance approach.

Vox explores a proposal to institute a lottery system to award grant funds.

In Genome Biology this week: gut microbiome study of individuals from Tanzania and Botswana, sixth version of the Network of Cancer Genes database, and more.