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Sample Applications

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Competition Year PI(s) Name(s) Institution Name Title
2015

 

ALLBRITTON, NANCY L. (contact);
BULTMAN, SCOTT J;
GOMEZ, SHAWN MICHAEL;
MAGNESS, SCOTT T

 

UNIV OF NORTH CAROLINA CHAPEL HILL

 

Development of Human Intestinal Simulacra

 

2015

 

HOTOPP, JULIE

 

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND BALTIMORE

 

Extent and Significance of Bacterial DNA Integrations in the Human Cancer Genome

 

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This page last reviewed on June 12, 2020