Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine, in collaboration with a team of researchers at the George Washington University and the Rene Rachou Institute, have received funding from the National Institutes of Health for a Phase Ib clinical trial for a Schistosomiasis vaccine in an endemic area of Brazil.
Dr. Anthony Fauci of the National Institutes of Health says the institution is in a "scramble" to prepare for a potential government shutdown at midnight Friday. Fauci spoke to The … Click to Continue »
(Children's National Health System) The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded researchers at Children's National Health System $2.6 million to expand their studies into whether human stem cells could someday treat and even reverse neurological damage in infants born with congenital heart disease (CHD).
(Donald Danforth Plant Science Center) A three-year, $675,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to understand cell-size control in the unicellular green alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii (Chlamydomonas).
(NIH/Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development) The first three-dimensional structure of DHHC proteins -- enzymes involved in many cellular processes, including cancer -- explains how they function and may offer a blueprint for designing therapeutic drugs.
Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center is pleased to announce that its hub-site affiliate, Temple University in Philadelphia, has been selected as one of 11 clinical hubs for a National Institutes of Health (NIH) emergency medicine clinical trials network.
(University of Utah Health) Mary Beckerle, PhD, CEO and Director of Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) at the University of Utah, is this year's recipient of the Alfred G. Knudson Award in Cancer Genetics from the National Cancer Institute (NCI).
.The University of Kansas today announced and celebrated a five-year nearly $25 million grant from the National Institutes of Health that will fund Frontiers: University of Kansas Clinical and Translational Science Institute (KU CTSI). This grant currently is the largest at the university, and the second-largest all time.
(Virginia Tech) Two translational biology, medicine, and health (TBMH) graduate students at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute have won National Institutes of Health research fellowships aimed at protecting people with heart problems.
One of the NIH's training awards, the highly selective Kirschstein fellowship is conferred to top U.S. graduate students in health science-related fields.
(Rush University Medical Center) Researchers at Rush University Medical Center are trying to answer that question by working to develop a blood test for early detection of lung cancer. The National Institutes of Health awarded this endeavor a two-year $275,000 grant on January 1.
The National Institute of Health estimates that one in seven men will be diagnosed with the disease at some point in their lives.
The National Institutes of Health have created a short video demonstrating how weight gain happens as a result of a sum of many “little things” and how weight loss can happen as a result of small changes. Watch to get reminded of how it takes time and various habits to gain weight and how a […]
Amount is remaining dispersal of original $30 million investment allocated to Foundation for the National Institutes of Health.
Researchers at National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) have developed a special patch for Type 2 diabetics that helps to control glucose levels in a novel way. The technology, once fully proven out and optimized, may work for days or even weeks at a time. The patch is made of […]
(Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center) The National Institutes of Health has awarded Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center a grant worth an estimated $8 million over five years for the establishment of a new center for research into alcohol addiction.
New York's Legislature lagged behind those of many other states in codifying access to reproductive health in 2017, according to a report released today by the National Institute for Reproductive... To view the full story, click the title link.
The US National Institutes of Health has lifted a ban on "gain-of-function" research on - the kind of research that requires genetically modifying viruses to make them more deadly or more contagious. More »
(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) The Zika virus has become established in more than 80 countries, infected millions of people, and left many babies with birth defects. Although scientists have made progress...Show More Summary
Cedars-Sinai investigators will lead a multi-center study into how the brain's circuitry forms and recalls memories -- research made possible by a $3.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.