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NIH-funded study uncovers range of molecular alterations in head and neck cancers, new potential drug targets

January 28, 2015 — TCGA tumor genome sequencing analyses offer new insights into the effects of HPV and smoking, and find genomic similarities with other cancers.

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NIH launches tool to advance Down syndrome research

January 27, 2015 — Web portal will help approved professionals to plan clinical studies.

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Diaper compound may expand power of microscopes

January 23, 2015 — NIH-funded study may change the way scientists photograph large tissues.

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NIH researchers tackle thorny side of gene therapy

January 20, 2015 — Pre-clinical studies in mice reveal ways to reduce cancer risk with modified treatment.

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Brain recalls old memories via new pathways

January 19, 2015 — Shift in fear retrieval circuitry eyed in anxiety disorders NIH-funded studies.

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NIH study reveals many Americans at risk for alcohol-medication interactions

January 16, 2015 — Nearly 42 percent of U.S. adults who drink also report using medications known to interact with alcohol.

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Panel cites need for individualized, patient-centered approach to treat and monitor chronic pain

January 12, 2015 — Panel concerned about long-term effectiveness of treating chronic pain with prescription opioids.

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NIH teams with industry to develop treatments for Niemann-Pick Type C disease

January 7, 2015 — Lysosomal storage diseases comprise about 50 rare inherited disorders that usually affect children.

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Early blood glucose control lengthens life in people with type 1 diabetes

January 6, 2015 — By tightly controlling their blood glucose, people with type 1 diabetes can live longer.

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NIH grants aim to decipher the language of gene regulation

January 5, 2015 — Researchers will study gene networks and pathways in different systems in the body, such as skin, immune cells and lungs.

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