This story originally ran on March 2.

By Tony Fong

At least $356.5 million was handed out in grants for proteomics research by the National Institutes of Health in fiscal 2009, including nearly $55 million in stimulus funding, according to an analysis of an NIH database.

The funding covers the period between Oct. 1, 2008, and Sept. 30, 2009. In total, 1,026 proteomics grants were awarded for FY 2009, averaging $347,468 per grant.

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