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Fruit fly mating driven by a tweak in specific brain circuit

9 hours 12 min ago
NIH-funded study suggests that slight changes in a brain’s wiring can greatly change behavior.

Imaging technique illuminates immune status of monkeys with HIV-like virus

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 13:00
Approach could improve understanding of immune system recovery in people treated for HIV infection

NIAID scientists create 3D structure of 1918 influenza virus-like particles

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 19:00
Details could advance vaccine development for several human diseases.

NIH researchers identify sequence leading to release of malaria parasites from red blood cells

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 15:45
Findings could inform the development of new antimalarial drugs.

NIH and VA collaborate to boost veterans’ access to cancer clinical trials

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 14:00
NAVIGATE will launch at 12 VA facilities across the nation.

NIH and VA collaborate to boost veterans’ access to cancer clinical trials

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 14:00
NAVIGATE will launch at 12 VA facilities across the nation.

Teen crash risk highest during first three months after getting driver’s license

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 13:00
NIH study uses software and cameras to monitor teen driving behaviors.

Senolytic drugs reverse damage caused by senescent cells in mice

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 15:00
NIH-funded researchers see extended health span and lifespan in treated mice.

Natural lipid acts as potent anti-inflammatory

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 17:15
NIH scientists see therapeutic potential against bacteria, viruses

Pregnancy loss occurs in 26 percent of Zika-infected monkeys

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 21:00
Finding raises the concern that Zika virus-associated pregnancy loss in humans may be more common than currently thought.

NIH to host workshop on using artificial intelligence and machine learning to advance biomedical research

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 19:30
Experts from organizations including IBM, Amazon and MIT will discuss the application of these emerging technologies.

NIH-funded scientists put socioeconomic data on the map

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 12:15
The Neighborhood Atlas is now available to all for health research, improvement.

Novel drug therapy partially restores hearing in mice

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 17:00
NIH and Iowa researchers shed light on molecular mechanisms of inherited form of human deafness.

Heat-related health dangers for older adults soar during the summer

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 15:30
NIH tips help reduce risk of hyperthermia.

NIH study associates obesity with lower breast cancer risk in young women

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 14:30
The development of breast cancer is relatively rare before menopause.

Two diabetes medications don’t slow progression of type 2 diabetes in youth

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 19:45
NIH-funded study adds to growing evidence that condition is more aggressive in youth.

NIH-funded study finds new evidence that viruses may play a role in Alzheimer’s disease

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 15:00
Additional research needed to determine if role is causative.

Psychotherapeutic intervention shows promise for treating depression in preschool-aged children

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 12:00
PCIT-ED is one of the first psychotherapeutic treatments to target early childhood depression.

Methadone and buprenorphine reduce risk of death after opioid overdose

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:15
NIH research confirms effective treatments for opioid use disorder are underutilized.

NIH to end funding for Moderate Alcohol and Cardiovascular Health trial

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:45
Trial will end within the next few months following an orderly closeout.