(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) The National Institutes of Health intends to award $42.7 million over seven years to the Consortium of Food Allergy Research (CoFAR) so it may continue evaluating new approaches to treat food allergy. Show More Summary
Ann Romney, wife of former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, has spoken out against President Trump's proposed funding cuts to the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Read more | Comments
—By Dan TracerAccording to a new White House document distributed to congressional appropriators, Trump is calling on a $1.23 billion cut in funding to the National Institutes of Health, a major biomedical research facility under the...Show More Summary
Italy Is Encouraging Hepatitis A Vaccination Among Gay Men Italy's National Institute of Health is encouraging vaccination of men who have sex with men against the Hepatitis A virus after seeing a spike in diagnoses Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
A multicenter study on acute liver failure funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has increased understanding of this sometimes fatal condition since the research effort began 20 years ago, improving patient care and saving lives.
Bloomberg reports: President Donald Trump’s administration has proposed cutting $1.23 billion this fiscal year from research funded by the National Institutes of Health, according to a White House document sent to congressional appropriators. Show More Summary
Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have received a three-year, $1.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop a new implantable drug delivery system for long-lasting HIV-prevention.
(University of North Carolina Health Care) Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have received a three-year, $1.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop a new implantable drug delivery system for long-lasting HIV-prevention.
Originally published on niaid.nih.gov Statement of Christine F. Sizemore, PhD., Richard Hafner, M.D., and Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious DiseasesNational Institutes of Health Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the world’s most devastating infectious diseases. Show More Summary
Emmanuel Ax’s letter in the NY Times: To the Editor: President Trump’s proposed budget, which cuts funding for the National Institutes of Health and eliminates the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities, not to mention the cuts to such programs as Meals on Wheels and school lunches, is selling […]
The National Institutes of Health recently announced that it will fund the largest-ever study of African-American cancer survivors. The agency is providing a five-year, $9 million grant for the Detroit Research on Cancer Survivors study,...Show More Summary
(Michigan State University) Michigan State University has landed a $727,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to improve the use of fish as disease models for human medicine.
Crippling the US National Institutes of Health might increase resistance to other attacks on science.
The Environmental Protection Agency and the National Institutes of Health are big losers — but planetary science at NASA stands to gain.
According to the National Institutes of Health, on any given day one-third of children and 41 percent of teens eat from a fast-food restaurant. They also report that the restaurant meals often served to kids contain too many calories. The typical “kid food” being offered tends to usually include chicken nuggets, fries, macaroni and cheese,... Read More »
PETA's video—which just went viral—shows why the National Institutes of Health should stop funding ALL animal experiments. The post Footage Showing That NIH Tormented Baby Monkeys in Experiments Goes Viral appeared first on PETA.
The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) urges Congressional leaders to reject the U.S. administration's recent FY18 budget proposal, which seeks to drastically cut National Institute of Health funding by nearly $6 billion, or 20%. Show More Summary
The American scientific community is in a bit of a panic over Trump’s first proposed budget. The budget calls for an 18% decrease ($5.8 billion) for the National Institutes of Health (NIH). There are deep cuts in energy research and Earth science as well. The reaction of the scientific community has been consistent – such […]
Doctors and medical experts say the Trump administration’s aim to cut nearly 6 billion dollars — 20 percent of its budget — would devastate the National Institutes of Health, described as the nation's engine of biomedical discover.