NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The National Human Genome Research Institute committed nearly $6.8 million in grant funding in September to support six research projects advancing DNA and RNA sequencing technology.

The funding comes as part of the NHGRI's Genome Technology Program, which began in 2004 to promote the development of new methods, technologies, and instruments enabling rapid and low-cost DNA sequencing, SNP genotyping, and functional genomics.

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Jan
30
Sponsored by
Loop Genomics

This webinar will provide a comparison of several next-generation sequencing (NGS) approaches — including short-read 16S, whole-genome sequencing (WGS), and synthetic long-read sequencing technology — for use in microbiome research studies.

Jan
30
Sponsored by
Loop Genomics

This webinar will provide a comparison of several next-generation sequencing (NGS) approaches — including short-read 16S, whole-genome sequencing (WGS), and synthetic long-read sequencing technology — for use in microbiome research studies.

Jan
31
Sponsored by
Roche

This webinar highlights the use of single-cell genomics to identify distinct cell types and states associated with enhanced immunity.