By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institutes of Health said today that it has issued a number of new grants totaling roughly $21 million to fund several centers participating in its Genotype-Tissue Expression (GTEx) project.

Scientists will use the GTEx data to study findings from genome-wide association studies and as a resource for the study of gene expression networks.

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