National Institutes of Health ( NIH )


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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is an agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services and is the primary agency of the United States government responsible for biomedical and health-related research. Its science and engineering counterpart is the National Science Foundation. It comprises 27 separate institutes, centers, and offices which includes the Office of the Director. Francis S. Collins is the current Director.

NIH press release, blog etc

08/10/2017 - 14:51 NIH to host workshop on advances, future needs in human microbiome research
08/10/2017 - 13:39 Breakthrough method yields trove of neuron subtypes, gene regulators
08/08/2017 - 07:18 NIH accelerates the use of genomics in clinical care
08/07/2017 - 11:29 NCI study identifies essential genes for cancer immunotherapy
08/03/2017 - 08:35 NIH Scientists Track Zika Virus Transmission in Mice
08/03/2017 - 06:56 NCI study shows feasibility of cancer screening protocol for patients with Li-Fraumeni syndrome
08/01/2017 - 16:06 NIMHD announces recipients for the inaugural William G. Coleman Jr., Ph.D., Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Innovation Award
07/27/2017 - 16:44 New imaging technique overturns longstanding textbook model of DNA folding
07/26/2017 - 11:57 Discovery documentary First in Human gives an up-close look at how advances in medicine are made at the NIH Clinical Center
07/26/2017 - 01:21 Waterlogged brain region helps scientists gauge damage caused by Parkinsons disease
07/25/2017 - 22:42 Researchers unlock regenerative potential of cells in the mouse retina
07/25/2017 - 12:38 The All of Us Research Program announces first community partner awards
07/25/2017 - 10:02 In adolescents, oral Truvada and vaginal ring for HIV prevention are safe, acceptable
07/24/2017 - 11:26 NCI-COG Pediatric MATCH trial to test targeted drugs in childhood cancers
07/24/2017 - 09:39 Drug interaction concerns may negatively affect HIV treatment adherence among transgender women
07/24/2017 - 06:23 Experimental HIV vaccine regimen is well-tolerated, elicits immune responses
07/24/2017 - 05:22 Child living with HIV maintains remission without drugs since 2008
07/20/2017 - 11:12 NIH-supported scientists elicit broadly neutralizing antibodies to HIV in calves