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Accordingly, the NHGRI expects that its
involvement in this area of research will
often be implemented through partnerships
and collaborations. The NHGRI is particularly interested in stimulating research
approaches to the identification of gene
variants that confer disease resistance and
other manifestations of ‘good health’. S o cie ty m u st
f o r m u l a t e p o li c i e s
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agencies, reflecting the interest of the
research community, tend to prefer to use
their research funds to support the generation of new data, and the ongoing need for
continued and increasing support for the
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