Research Funding

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Research Funding

Empowering Researchers

The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) funds and collaborates with scientists in government, public and private institutions. We focus on efforts to unravel the complexities of the human genome, identify the genomic underpinnings of human health and disease, and ensure that genomics is applied responsibly to improve patient care and benefit society.

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Funding Divisions

The research funding divisions in NHGRI's Extramural Research Program support research in the medical, scientific, ethical, social and legal areas of genomics research.

Funded Programs and Projects

NHGRI's programs and projects support research in one of six domains to advance the field of genomics and improve human health. View the full listing.

 

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Last updated: March 26, 2019