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Type:Model View
Definition:The Human Gene Nomenclature (HUGN) for exchanging information regarding the role of genes in biomedical research in the federal health sector. The Human Genome Organization (HUGO) sponsors human Gene Nomenclature (HUGN). HUGN is a non-profit body that is jointly funded by the UK Medical Research Council (40%) and the US National Institutes of Health (60%).
Registration Authority:Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
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Responsible Organization:Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Submitting Organization:Office of Clinical Standards and Quality
Steward Organization:Consolidated Health Informatics
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