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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Four collaborative research teams have reeled in $1 million from the Institute for Systems Genomics at the University of Connecticut to pursue genome-focused, interdisciplinary biomedical research projects, UConn said today.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Investigators at the University of Connecticut and the Jackson Laboratory will use a $3.2 million award from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Skin Diseases to develop and study a mouse model to help them understand how bone diseases advance over

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Connecticut General Assembly has approved a plan to provide $1.54 billion over 10 years to fuel a large-scale effort to ramp up its scientific capacities, including providing funding for the Institute for Systems Genomics, or ISG.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Connecticut's Institute for Systems Genomics plans to use $1 million to fund proposals for new genomics research projects with its partners, including the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, the UConn Health Center, and Connecticut Children's Med

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Connecticut has established a new Institute for Systems Genomics that will seek to capitalize on the university's partnership with The Jackson Laboratory, which is

This article has been updated with additional comments from Connecticut lawmakers. By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

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