National Institute of Health – Birth Defects

This website provides updates on the latest health and scientific research conducted by NIH. The “Health Information Index” has a subject/word guide to diseases and conditions under investigation at NIH. This site also provides access to online catalogs, journals, and grant funding information. The Birth Defects page ( provides links to various related organizations and resources.

National Human Genome Research Institute

The National Human Genome Research Institute website provides up to date news on issues in genetics, funding opportunities, educational opportunities and careers and trainings for studying the genetic components of complex genetic disease.

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