NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The J. Craig Venter Institute has received an award of up to $25 million over five years from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to create a research center that will aim to better understand infectious pathogens and the ways they cause harm, JCVI said today.

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