PHILADELPHIA (GenomeWeb News) – The National Human Genome Research Institute’s ClinSeq initiative is making headway — and appealing to potential volunteers, according to NHGRI genetic disease researcher Leslie Biesecker.
 
Biesecker described the progress being made on the initiative today at the American Society of Human Genetics meeting here.
 

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