By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The US Senate yesterday passed a bill that will expand and extend for another six years the Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer programs, which provides grants to businesses through the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, and the Department of Energy.

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