National Institutes of Health Award Northrop Grumman Bioinformatics Resource Centers Contract

RESTON, VA., (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a follow-on contract by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, to create a resource that supports research of pathogenic viruses and that will lead to new medical treatments and preventive measures for humans. Work will be performed at the Northrop Grumman facility in Rockville, MD., and at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (UTSMC). In addition to UTSMC, other teammates on the program include Vecna Technologies, Inc., Greenbelt, MD. [ Full Story ]