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Single animal to human transmission event responsible for 2014 Ebola outbreak

August 29, 2014 — NIH-funded scientist uses latest genomic technology to make discovery.

NIH to Launch Human Safety Study of Ebola Vaccine Candidate

August 28, 2014 — Trial is First in Series of Accelerated Safety Studies of Ebola Vaccines.

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Scientists plug into a learning brain

August 27, 2014 — NIH-funded study provides a neural explanation for why some skills are easier to learn than others.

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NIH issues finalized policy on genomic data sharing

August 27, 2014 — Policy’s implementation is key to accelerating biomedical discoveries.

Scientists looking across human, fly and worm genomes find shared biology

August 27, 2014 — Studies reveal powerful commonalities in biological activity, regulation among species.

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Genome exhibition to depart Smithsonian for multi-city tour

August 26, 2014 — Enthusiasm for genomics grows with an estimated 3 million D.C. visitors to exhibition.

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NIAMS welcomes five new advisory council members

August 26, 2014 — The council comprises scientific and lay members who have expertise in the mission areas of the institute.

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Follow that Cell

August 21, 2014 — NIH challenges innovators with a half million dollars in prizes.

New NIH research awards to address multiple chronic conditions

August 20, 2014 — It is estimated that 3 in 4 adults over age 65 and 1 in 15 children suffer from two or more chronic medical conditions.

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Test reliably detects inherited immune deficiency in newborns

August 20, 2014 — NIH-supported study suggests that early diagnosis of severe combined immunodeficiency leads to high survival rates.

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