In its quest to enroll one million people into its Precision Medicine Initiative, the US National Institutes of Health hopes to avoid the errors that sunk another large-scale project, the National Children's Study, Stat News' Sheila Kaplan reports.
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NIH Director Francis Collins has selected a retired Army major general and cardiologist for the CEO spot at the agency's embattled Clinical Center.