Science Market Update

NHGRI Awards $10.5M in Genome Research Grants to 10 University Lab Teams

Posted by Jaimee Saliba on Mon, Apr 30, 2012


The National Human Genome Research Institute
(NHGRI) is a branch of the NIH, and they administer the ENCODE project, which stands for Encyclopedia of DNA Elements. Established in 2003, the goal of ENCODE is to create a comprehensive catalog of functional genomic elements. Towards that end, they have just awarded a further $10.5M in grants to 10 research institutions with investigators working in three main areas:

Read More

Tags: genomic research, genome research, biology research, Funding, Genomics, NIH, research lab awards

Connect With Us   Like Us on Facebook   Follow Us on Twitter   See our latest photos!   Join Us on Google +   Find Us on LinkedIn   Pin our latest stories!

Subscribe to Company News