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News: Decades of NIH research help lead to first FDA-approved treatment for progeria
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Francis S. Collins Nov 20
My family isn't alone in spending apart this year due to . My colleagues Dr. Anthony Fauci & Dr. Christine Grady spoke to about the tough choice their daughters made to not travel home this year.
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NIH Nov 20
News: NIH expands research to improve COVID-19 testing among underserved and vulnerable populations
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NIH Nov 20
has expanded the -UP program research network with grants to 20 new institutions across the U.S. This brings total funding to $283M+ for projects that enable and enhance testing among underserved and/or vulnerable populations.
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NIH Nov 20
young children, pregnant women, people 65 +years of age, and people with certain chronic health conditions are at high risk for complications from the flu? Help keep everyone safe by getting your flu shot, like Dr. Diana Bianchi, Director of 's !
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NIH Nov 19
It's American Diabetes Month. diabetes puts you at risk for mouth problems? 's has helpful tips and resources that can help:
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NIH Nov 19
Americans in rural areas are more likely to die from 1 of the 5 leading causes of death than their urban counterparts. urges researchers to explore to improve in America. #
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NIH Nov 19
News: New NIH BRAIN Initiative awards move toward solving brain disorders
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NIH Nov 19
News: Study of “exceptional responders” yields clues to cancer and potential treatments
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NIH Nov 18
Tune in to the 50th Anniversary Science Symposium at 1pmET on Nov 30 & Dec 1—celebrating 5 decades of advancing research on use disorder & alcohol-related problems. Find the agenda and links to the webcast for each day here:
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NIH Nov 18
Have you gotten your flu shot yet? Here Dr. Chris Austin, director of 's , rolls his to . Learn why getting the vaccine is more important this year than ever:
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NIH Nov 17
: Promising Interim Results from Clinical Trial of - Vaccine. Read more:
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NIH Nov 17
News: NIH to fund research of racial disparities in pregnancy-related complications and deaths
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NIH Nov 17
Curious about how work? Learn about the different stages of clinical studies and find more information on clinical trials:
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NIH Nov 16
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A big thank you to the all of the volunteers in the trials and the teams at the clinical research sites for their contributions to the scientific process during the pandemic. We must continue clinical trial enrollment to aid in the vaccine development process. (2/2)
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NIH Nov 16
Interim analysis of ’s -based vaccine candidate developed w/ ’s shows 94.5% efficacy in preventing . This trial began under and is a milestone for vaccine development. (1/2)
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NIH Nov 16
Being a to someone who is facing the end of life can be both rewarding and stressful. It may be tough to think about your needs too, but caring for yourself can help you better care for others. Learn how:
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NIH Nov 16
News: Envision color: Activity patterns in the brain are specific to the color you see
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NIH Nov 16
News: Promising Interim Results from Clinical Trial of NIH-Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine
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NIH Nov 14
clinical trials are our at preventing COVID-19. Share information about safety protections and providing informed consent with your community:
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