NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Human Genome Research Institute and the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development are preparing a new grant program that will provide $25 million to fund studies that look at how genome sequencing may be used in newborn screening.

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