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

03/08/2018 - 16:31 Monoclonal antibodies crucial to fighting emerging infectious diseases, say NIH officials
03/08/2018 - 10:43 NIAID scientists assess transmission risk of familial human prion diseases to mice
03/08/2018 - 06:32 This World Kidney Day, shine a spotlight on womens health
03/07/2018 - 13:39 Antiviral drug not beneficial for reducing mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B when added to existing preventatives
03/06/2018 - 10:10 High uptake and use of vaginal ring for HIV prevention observed in open-label study
03/05/2018 - 09:57 One-month tuberculosis prophylaxis as effective as nine-month regimen for people living with HIV
03/05/2018 - 06:02 Short-term increases in inhaled steroid doses do not prevent asthma flare-ups in children
03/05/2018 - 04:41 Broadly neutralizing antibody treatment may target viral reservoir in monkeys
03/01/2018 - 14:09 NIH pilot project will match researchers to genes, gene variants of interest
03/01/2018 - 14:07 Researchers use cigarette smoking behavior to identify genes that regulate blood pressure
02/28/2018 - 07:24 Scientists show how the brain may be wired for drinking fluids
02/28/2018 - 06:50 NIAID unveils strategic plan for developing a universal influenza vaccine
02/26/2018 - 15:11 NIH researchers find a potential treatment for disorders involving excess red blood cells
02/23/2018 - 10:22 U.S. hospitals testing experimental therapies to prevent two common bacterial infections
02/23/2018 - 05:46 NIH launches international study of AMD progression
02/21/2018 - 10:48 The brains internal clock continually takes its temperature
02/21/2018 - 09:56 NIH program to accelerate therapies for arthritis, lupus releases first datasets
02/16/2018 - 12:05 PHAT Life: Effective HIV intervention for youth in the criminal justice system