Skip to Content

NIH News

Syndicate content NIH News Releases
News releases from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Updated: 17 hours 55 min ago

Early antiretroviral therapy prevents non-AIDS outcomes in HIV-infected people

Mon, 2015-07-20 14:45
NIH-supported findings illustrate manifold benefit of therapy.

HIV control through treatment durably prevents heterosexual transmission of virus

Mon, 2015-07-20 11:15
NIH-funded trial proves suppressive antiretroviral therapy for HIV-infected people effective in protecting uninfected partners.

NIH study identifies gene variant linked to compulsive drinking

Mon, 2015-07-20 10:46
Scientists find mice carrying gene variant consume excessive amounts of alcohol, despite negative consequences.

NIH joins public-private partnership to fund research on autism biomarkers

Mon, 2015-07-20 10:28
Biomarkers Consortium project to improve tools for measuring and treating social impairment in children with autism.

Study shows promise of precision medicine for most common type of lymphoma

Mon, 2015-07-20 10:00
Lymphomas are caused by an abnormal proliferation of white blood cells and can occur at any age.

NIH Body Weight Planner added to USDA SuperTracker food and activity tool

Mon, 2015-07-20 09:38
Science-based technology provides users greater customizing to help reach and sustain a healthy weight.

Futuristic brain probe allows for wireless control of neurons

Thu, 2015-07-16 13:06
NIH-funded scientists developed an ultra-thin, minimally invasive device for controlling brain cells with drugs and light.

New NIH brochure highlights the value of palliative care for children living with serious illnesses

Mon, 2015-07-13 10:15
The National Institute of Nursing Research releases the publication as part of their Palliative Care: Conversations Matter campaign.

White House Conference on Aging showcases physical activity through Go4Life Month

Mon, 2015-07-13 09:51
Campaign asks seniors to “Be Active Every Day!”.

Federal report shows drop in preterm birth rate

Fri, 2015-07-10 07:36
Annual statistics compilation also shows increase in adolescent depression.

Advice for older people on staying safe in hot weather

Tue, 2015-07-07 11:41
Risk of heat-related health problems increases with age.

NIH-funded vaccine for West Nile virus enters human clinical trials

Mon, 2015-07-06 14:37
A clinical trial of a new investigational vaccine designed to protect against West Nile Virus infection will be sponsored by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID).

In blinding eye disease, trash-collecting cells go awry, accelerate damage

Thu, 2015-07-02 08:51
NIH research points to microglia as potential therapeutic target in retinitis pigmentosa.

Boys more likely to have antipsychotics prescribed, regardless of age

Wed, 2015-07-01 10:00
NIH-funded study is the first look at antipsychotic prescriptions patterns in the U.S.

Umbilical cord ‘milking’ improves blood flow in preterm infants

Mon, 2015-06-29 07:35
For preemies delivered by C-section, technique increases blood pressure, finds NIH-funded study.

NIH begins clinical trial of new medication for alcohol use disorder

Thu, 2015-06-25 07:16
Study will assess the safety and efficacy of gabapentin enacarbil for treating moderate to severe AUD.

UPDATE: NIH provides interim corrective action plan for Clinical Center Pharmaceutical Development Section

Fri, 2015-06-19 14:56
Plan outlines aggressive timeline to achieve key milestones.

NIH Council of Councils Members named

Fri, 2015-06-19 07:17
New members will serve terms through October 2017.

Researchers design placenta-on-a-chip to better understand pregnancy

Thu, 2015-06-18 07:40
NIH team and colleagues believe microdevice may improve upon existing placenta models.

Study of Ebola survivors opens in Liberia

Wed, 2015-06-17 09:01
Trial to examine long-term health effects of Ebola virus disease.

about seo