News Releases - July 2013
July 31, 2013 — NIH-funded study finds that rituximab is as effective
as standard therapy, requires shorter treatment duration.
July 31, 2013 — New projects will target Fragile X syndrome, nicotine addiction, and age-related macular degeneration.
July 30, 2013 — Long-term treatment with metformin improved health and longevity in mice.
July 29, 2013 — Findings suggest major differences between obese adults and children.
July 29, 2013 — Innovation in mouse model helps researchers distinguish disease mechanisms and biomarkers.
July 29, 2013 — Research will examine the roll chronic kidney disease may play in hospitalization for other illnesses.
July 25, 2013 — Study may advance fundamental understanding of how brain cells communicate.
July 25, 2013 — NIH-funded study suggests role for adenosine in molecular processes involved in epilepsy.
July 25, 2013 — Human trials planned to probe the cell’s protective powers.
July 24, 2013 — NIH-funded study suggests test may increase treatment in primary care settings.
July 23, 2013 — New projects include using genomic information to tackle many current health issues.
July 22, 2013 — Efforts will harness power of complex datasets to improve health, aid discovery, reduce duplication.
July 21, 2013 — NIH-funded study finds that quickly clearing away damaged proteins may help prevent neurodegenerative disorders.
July 18, 2013 — New research finds link between frequency of exercise and stroke risk.
July 18, 2013 — Children of mothers who took the drugs show no difference compared to children whose mothers were not treated.
July 17, 2013 — Research to focus on methods to prevent serious injuries in older people.
July 14, 2013 — Naturally produced mutations may be just as powerful as known carcinogens.
July 12, 2013 — Annual statistics compilation forecasts increasing diversity.
July 9, 2013 — NIAID scientists author commentary examining past outbreaks.
July 9, 2013 — Dr. Robert M. Kaplan discusses how to move from hype to real scientific value.
July 8, 2013 — Finding has implications for alcoholism and other patterns of addictive behavior.
July 3, 2013 — NIH-funded study describes noninvasive alternative to kidney biopsy.
July 3, 2013 — NIH-funded study finds that various strains of alpha-synuclein have diverse effects in neurons.
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