Last updated: March 15, 2012
Human Heredity and Health in Africa Announced in London
NIH has pledged $25 million in Common Fund money over five years; the Wellcome Trust has pledged an additional $12 million (£ 8 million). The partnership includes the African Society of Human Genetics, which has played a key organizing role.
The partnership was announced at a London press briefing on June 22, 2010.