NHGRI


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National Human Genome Research Institute

 
an institute of the national institutes of health that supports the NIH component of the human genome project.
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NHGRI

National Human Genome Research Institute.
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National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) is one of the 27 institutes and centers at the NIH, an agency of the Department of Health and Human Services.
Green: NHGRI continues to support the development of low-cost DNA sequencing technologies.
Collins' 15-year tenure at the institute, given that initially he was brought to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to lead the Human Genome Project, the core activity on which the NHGRI was founded, and which led to the need for protection from genetic discrimination.
The document currently is available at www.genome.gov/ Pages/Careers/HealthProfes sionalEducation/geneticscom petency.pdf, or a hard copy may be obtained by request from NHGRI, NIH, Building 31, Room 4B09, Bethesda, MD 20892-2152.
GE Global Research today announced a $900,000 grant from National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) to develop breakthrough technologies that will enable a human-sized genome to be sequenced for under $1,000 and take less than one day to complete.
Of all species of mammals, or animals that nurse their young with milk, "dogs probably have the greatest range of morphologic (pertaining to physical shape and size) variation," says Elaine Ostrander, a geneticist who studies heredity, at the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI).
Led by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and the National Institute of Mental Health, the project will set up a free database called PubChem that will store data on up to one million chemical compounds.
a majority-owned subsidiary of CuraGen Corporation (Nasdaq: CRGN), has received a two-year, $2.4 million grant from the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), in cooperation with five other institutes and centers at the National Institutes of Health, all in Bethesda, Md., has awarded a three-year, $15 million grant to combine three of the world's current protein sequence databases into a single global resource.
The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and the National Institutes of Health's Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) have launched a new information center that delivers free and immediate access to information specialists who can provide accurate, reliable information about genetic and rare diseases to patients and their families, health care professionals and biomedical researchers.
National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) National Institutes of Health 9000 Rockville Pike Bethesda, MD 20892 Phone: 800-411-1222 (free of charge) (for information about entering a clinical study) E-mail: prpl@mail.cc.nih.gov