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Three Research Grants Close This Week

Jan. 3, 2017

These grants support pilot research projects in gastroenterology, the gut microbiome and development of novel devices or technologies.

The deadline for three research grants from the AGA Research Foundation close this week on Jan. 6, 2017. Be sure to submit your application online to be considered.

All grants with the Jan. 6 deadline are open to both established and young investigators:

 

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