News From the Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program
EGRP Cancer Epidemiology News
EGRP Cancer Epidemiology News is a monthly e-newsletter with information regarding funding opportunities related to cancer epidemiology, grantsmanship issues, research resources, and other relevant news.
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In recent decades, many genomic regions associated with the risk of developing cancer have been identified. A critical next step is to understand how these genomic variants impact disease risk. Read more about how NIH resources for functional genomics are aiming to provide a clearer understanding of disease mechanisms.Continue Reading
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has a long history of supporting cancer epidemiology cohort studies. In April 2022, NCI published two new funding opportunity announcements that will support new and established cancer epidemiology cohort studies.Continue Reading
NIH and NCI have made significant investments in the generation of large-scale genomic data. Learn more about datasets from the Genetic Associations and Mechanisms in Oncology (GAME-ON) initiative and the NIH All of Us Research Program.Continue Reading
COMETS Analytics is a free, publicly available online tool designed to run standardized and reproducible consortium-based analyses. This tool was designed with metabolomics in mind, but it can also be used to perform non-metabolomics analyses.Continue Reading