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NIH Announces 2013 High-Risk, High-Reward Research Awards

Mon, 09/30/2013 - 8:48am
NIH commits to 78 awards to support exceptional innovation in biomedical research.
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Study evaluates population-wide testing, early treatment for HIV prevention

Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:25am
NIH co-funded trial will build on results of landmark HPTN 052 study.
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NIH calls for research projects examining violence

Fri, 09/27/2013 - 11:01am
Particular consideration to be given to firearm violence.
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Gene variants found associated with human immune system, autoimmune disease

Thu, 09/26/2013 - 10:32am
NIH researchers work with international colleagues to identify genes.
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NIH expands nationwide network of Vaccine and Treatment Evaluation Units

Thu, 09/26/2013 - 8:22am
Institutions conduct clinical trials of promising vaccines and therapies.
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NIH launches new centers to accelerate lab innovations to improve public health

Thu, 09/26/2013 - 5:31am
New centers will target technologies to improve the diagnosis, treatment, management, and prevention.
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NIH-funded study examines frequency of follow-up bone mineral density tests in older adults

Mon, 09/23/2013 - 1:01pm
Researchers examine fracture risk.
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NIH announces awards to strengthen the biomedical research workforce

Mon, 09/23/2013 - 8:01am
BEST awards encourage innovative approaches to address workforce challenges.
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Versatile proteins could be new target for Alzheimer's drugs

Thu, 09/19/2013 - 11:01am
NIH-funded discovery began with asking how the brain learns to see.
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FDA and NIH create first-of-kind Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science

Thu, 09/19/2013 - 9:31am
Research from new program to inform potential tobacco regulatory activities.
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NIH study establishes benefits of bracing in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis

Thu, 09/19/2013 - 6:14am
Left untreated, more serious curves can cause pain and disability.
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NIH begins testing H7N9 avian influenza vaccine candidate

Wed, 09/18/2013 - 11:15am
Possible role for adjuvants to be examined.
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NIH funding boosts new Alzheimer’s research on prevention, novel drug targets

Wed, 09/18/2013 - 6:20am
$45 million in awards to test early interventions, explore new approaches.
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NIH-funded study suggests brain is hard-wired for chronic pain

Tue, 09/17/2013 - 7:38am
Brain's white matter may determine susceptibility to chronic pain.
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NIH approves high-priority research within BRAIN Initiative

Mon, 09/16/2013 - 2:01pm
Projects seek to enhance understanding of the brain.
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BRAIN Working Group to present BRAIN high-priority research for NIH FY2014 funding

Thu, 09/12/2013 - 10:41am
NIH leadership will answer questions about the BRAIN interim report.
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NIH scientists pursue new therapies to improve rare disease drug development

Thu, 09/12/2013 - 8:01am
Projects selected for potential to treat specific rare diseases.
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Lifestyle intervention improves high schoolers' health, social skills, grades

Tue, 09/10/2013 - 5:36am
NIH-supported research shows promise for teens at risk of becoming overweight, obese.
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Closing in on risk factors for cerebral palsy and infant death

Tue, 09/10/2013 - 5:26am
Scientists from NIH and Australia investigate risk factors that contribute to cerebral palsy and early infant death.
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NIH grants expand search for role of microbes in health and disease in adults, infants

Mon, 09/09/2013 - 10:01am
The human body is home to trillions of microbes.
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