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The assays should be easy to perform and capable of detecting HIV from a finger-stick blood or other sample shortly after infection or treatment interruption.
The first-ever study looking at diabetes in youths in the five major ethnic and racial groups in the US could not determine a reason for the spike in diabetes diagnoses.
The semifinalists will receive $50,000 each to develop prototypes of their concepts for submission in the second phase of the challenge.
The NSF and NIH awarded the firm separate grants to develop the system, which can provide results in five minutes from a drop of blood.
After passing the House of Representatives last week, the legislation is now set to go before President Barack Obama, who said he will sign it into law.
ClinGen's cancer somatic working group hopes the adoption of its Minimal Variant Level Data (MVLD) framework will facilitate data exchange between institutions and help with variant interpretation.
With strong bipartisan support, the White House indicated that President Barack Obama will sign the legislation once it receives Senate approval.
NIH has been conservative on the PMI's budget and its funds are sufficient to launch enrollment next year, begin collecting data, and initiate genetic testing pilot projects.
The US House of Representatives is expected to vote on the sweeping biomedical funding legislation this Wednesday.
Personalized medicine proponents are uncertain where funding, personnel, and priorities will land in a new administration and Congress.