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

06/13/2018 - 11:27 New trans-NIH consortium aims to advance pediatric research on a global level
06/11/2018 - 18:47 NIH leadership outlines interdisciplinary FY2018 research plan for HEAL Initiative
06/11/2018 - 18:39 NIH launches HerbList, a mobile app on herbal products
06/10/2018 - 20:53 NIH announces 2018-2019 Medical Research Scholars Program class
06/07/2018 - 09:05 High thyroid hormone level in early pregnancy linked to gestational diabetes, NIH study suggests
06/06/2018 - 11:19 Eosinophilic esophagitis may be due to missing protein
06/04/2018 - 13:39 NCI-MATCH precision medicine clinical trial releases new findings, strengthens path forward for targeted cancer therapies
06/04/2018 - 13:11 HIV vaccine elicits antibodies in animals that neutralize dozens of HIV strains
06/04/2018 - 11:45 New approach to immunotherapy leads to complete response in breast cancer patient unresponsive to other treatments
06/04/2018 - 11:30 NIH releases strategic plan for data science
06/03/2018 - 11:29 TAILORx trial finds most women with early breast cancer do not benefit from chemotherapy
06/01/2018 - 10:59 NIH hosts meeting on chronic pain and the opioid crisis
05/31/2018 - 13:09 Bigger human brain prioritizes thinking hub at a cost
05/30/2018 - 12:22 NIH scientists show how tularemia bacteria trick cells to cause disease
05/30/2018 - 12:08 Insufficient vitamin D linked to miscarriage among women with prior pregnancy loss
05/25/2018 - 12:31 Study reveals gaps in follow-up care after concussion
05/25/2018 - 09:05 NIH summit delivers recommendations to accelerate therapy development for Alzheimers disease
05/24/2018 - 14:44 African Americans and Latinos are more likely to be at risk for depression than Whites