Univ. of Illinois Teams with Mayo, JCVI on Preterm Birth Predictors | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Scientists at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will use a $650,000 grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease to partner with researchers at Mayo Clinic and the J. Craig Venter Institute to study the genomes of microbes to identify microbial risk predictors for preterm birth.

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