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National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) DNA Samples

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AGENCY:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).

ACTION:

Notice.

SUMMARY:

The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) will not be receiving DNA proposals in 2012. NHANES is changing its plan for making DNA available for genetic research and its proposal guidelines. NHANES anticipates that the DNA Bank will be open for proposals approximately January 2013.

DATES:

Effective date is date of publication in the Federal Register.

ADDRESSES:

Geraldine McQuillan, PhD, Division of Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 4204, Hyattsville, MD 20782, Phone: (301) 458-4371, Fax: (301) 458-4028, E-Mail: NHANESgenetics@cdc.gov.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Dr. Geraldine McQuillan, Division of Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 4204, Hyattsville, MD 20782,

Phone: (301) 458-4371,

Fax: (301) 458-4028,

E-Mail: NHANESgenetics@cdc.gov.

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Juliana K. Cyril,

Deputy Director, Office of Science Quality, Office of the Associate Director for Science, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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[FR Doc. 2011-30204 Filed 11-22-11; 8:45 am]

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