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Brain circuitry of positive vs negative memories discovered in mice

Wed, 2015-04-29 12:00
Push-pull control cinches causal connection – NIH funded study.

Two treatments yield similar results for children after cardiac arrest

Mon, 2015-04-27 07:40
NIH-funded research finds therapeutic hypothermia no more effective than normal temperature control.

NIH expands medical scholars program, announces new class

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:27
Yearlong residential program introduces medical, dental and veterinary students to cutting-edge research.

Drugs that activate brain stem cells may reverse multiple sclerosis

Mon, 2015-04-20 11:37
NIH-funded study identifies over-the-counter compounds that may replace damaged cells.

Global pandemic of fake medicines poses urgent risk, scientists say

Mon, 2015-04-20 11:14
Up to 41 percent of specimens failed to meet quality standards.

NIH awards new government-wide IT contract

Fri, 2015-04-17 11:39
Contract to provide the entire federal government with IT solutions.

NIH study finds genetic link for rare intestinal cancer

Thu, 2015-04-16 07:35
Researchers recommend screening for people with family history.

Whitescarver steps down as director of NIH’s Office of AIDS Research

Wed, 2015-04-15 15:13
He led the office since 2000.

NIH launches largest clinical trial focused on HIV-related cardiovascular disease

Wed, 2015-04-15 11:05
Trial will test whether statins can reduce the risk for major adverse cardiovascular events in people with HIV infection.

NIH, South African Medical Research Council award $8 million in HIV, TB grants

Mon, 2015-04-13 08:43
Two- and five-year awards are first issued under joint program.

NIH still active in Gulf region five years after oil spill

Mon, 2015-04-13 07:31
Three-part research approach focuses on communities and health.

Patient admitted with Ebola virus disease discharged from NIH Clinical Center

Thu, 2015-04-09 15:55
The individual is no longer contagious to the community.

NIH funds nine antimicrobial resistance diagnostics projects

Thu, 2015-04-09 14:05
Investigators to develop tools to detect hospital-associated pathogens.

No evidence to change current transfusion practices for adults undergoing complex cardiac surgery

Wed, 2015-04-08 16:00
Findings indicate there is no need to alter primary clinical measure

Allergy drug inhibits hepatitis C in mice

Wed, 2015-04-08 13:02
NIH study suggests alternative drug to treat virus.

Update on clinical status of patient with Ebola virus at the NIH Clinical Center

Tue, 2015-04-07 09:02
Status changes from fair to good condition.

NIAAA recognizes Alcohol Awareness Month 2015

Thu, 2015-04-02 15:20
Month dedicated to understanding how excessive drinking can affect health.

Study defines brain and behavioral effects of teen binge drinking

Thu, 2015-04-02 11:28
NIH-funded findings also point to possible treatments for harmful effects of adolescent alcohol exposure.

Circulating tumor DNA in blood can predict recurrence of the most common type of lymphoma

Thu, 2015-04-02 07:40
Measurement of ctDNA enabled detection of disease before it could be seen on CT scans.

Experimental Ebola vaccine safe, prompts immune response

Wed, 2015-04-01 16:00
Results from US government-sponsored phase 1 trial of VSV vaccine reported.


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