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May 2002

May 22-31, 2002
Brain Signal Boosts as Monkey Nears Reward, May 30, 2002
Studies Yield Key Insights in Preventing Destruction of Insulin-Producing Cells, May 29, 2002
Irregular Periods in Young Women could be Warning Sign for Later Osteoporosis, May 29, 2002
Teen Friendships More Racially Segregated at Moderately Diverse Schools; Integrated Friendships More Likely at Highly Diverse Schools, May 28, 2002
Two-Drug Therapy is Best for Symptomatic Prostate Enlargement, May 28, 2002
NCCAM Launches Redesigned Web Site, May 28, 2002
Substance Abuse Increases in New York City In Aftermath of September 11th, May 28, 2002

May 15-21, 2002
NIH Convenes Consensus Conference on Hepatitis C, May 22, 2002
Study Finds Autoimmune Link In Juvenile Batten Disease, May 22, 2002
NHGRI Prioritizes Next Organisms to Sequence, May 22, 2002
Muscular Dystrophy Mouse Model Yields Potential Growth Factor Treatment, May 22, 2002
World Congress on Tuberculosis Media Briefing, May 21, 2002
Zerhouni Assumes Leadership of the National Institutes of Health, May 20, 2002
Molecularly Targeted Drug Slows Tumor Growth in Patients With Metastatic Kidney Cancer, May 19, 2002
New Drug Regimen Shows Clear Benefit for Treating Advanced Colorectal Cancer, May 18, 2002
A New Day for HIV/AIDS Prevention, May 18, 2002
NIAID Teams with Wyeth on HIV/AIDS Vaccine, May 17, 2002
HIV Vaccine Research is "Best Hope" for Controlling AIDS Pandemic, May 16, 2002

May 8-14, 2002
Researchers Gain Insight into Function of Memory Enhancing Drugs, May 15, 2002
NIGMS Hosts "Basic Biology of Mammalian Stem Cells" Workshop, May 15, 2002
Annual Report Shows Overall Decline in U.S. Cancer Death Rates; Cancer Burden is Expected to Rise with an Aging Population, May 14, 2002
"Blow" Receives Top Honors at 6th Annual Prism Awards™, May 10, 2002
Researchers Unravel Anthrax Genomes, May 9, 2002
New Members Appointed to NAGMS Council, May 9, 2002
HHS Awards $10.5 Million for Training, Research to Address Health Concerns Related to World Trade Center Attacks, May 8, 2002

May 1-7, 2002
Roderic I. Pettigrew, Ph.D., M.D., Named First Director, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, May 7, 2002
International Team of Researchers Assembles Draft Sequence of Mouse Genome, May 6, 2002
Damaged DNA Synthesis Enzyme Shown to Cause Progressive Muscle Weakening, May 6, 2002
New Treatment for Difficult-to-Treat Inflammatory Disease, May 2, 2002
Vitamin C Transporter Gene Discovery In Mice Suggests Possible Role for Ascorbic Acid in Preventing
Life-threatening Complications Seen in Premature Infants
, May 1, 2002
HIV Selectively Suppresses Anti-HIV Defense Cells, May 1, 2002
New X-Ray Resource for Examining Biomolecular Structures, May 1, 2002
Study Quantifies Cost-Benefit of Family Interventions Designed to Prevent Adolescent Alcohol Use, May 1, 2002
Placebo, Antidepressant May Lift Depression Via Common Mechanism, May 1, 2002

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