CHICAGO (GenomeWeb) – The National Institutes of Health has reopened the public comment period on a proposed update to the NIH Genomic Data Sharing Policy that guides data management of genomic summary results from research studies. The 15-day extension started yesterday and runs through Dec. 12.

The NIH previously took comments on the plan in September and October, but now wants additional input.

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