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A Big Boost for Postgenome Research

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Science  06 Apr 2001:
Vol. 292, Issue 5514, pp. 29-30
DOI: 10.1126/science.292.5514.29a

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BERN-- Germany may have been a minor player in the human genome sequencing project, but it is making a bid for the big leagues in the next wave of functional genomics research. Last week, the nation's research ministry said it will channel $175 million over the next 3 years into a National Genome Research Network involving at least 16 universities, several Max Planck Institutes, and four national research centers.