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October 2004

October 22-31, 2004
Stress Impairs Thinking via Mania-Linked Enzyme, October 29, 2004
Psychotherapy, Meds Best for Youth With Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, October 29, 2004
Labor Takes Longer For Overweight and Obese Women, Study Finds, October 29, 2004
Scientists Discover Enzyme Crucial to HIV Replication, October 28, 2004
NIH Funds New General Clinical Research Center In Sacramento, October 28, 2004
Prolonged Crying in Infants a Marker for Later Cognitive Problems, October 26, 2004
Six New Roybal Centers for Applied Gerontology Established by National Institute on Aging, October 26, 2004
NIA Establishes New Demography Centers To Enhance Knowledge about Older Americans, October 26, 2004
NIAID Media Roundtable: On the Frontlines of Flu Research, October 26, 2004
Researchers Identify Brain Protein That Halts Progression Of Alzheimer's, October 26, 2004
NCI Launches New Integrative Cancer Biology Program, October 26, 2004
NIH Awards 1,400 New Student Loan Repayment Contracts, October 25, 2004
David A. Schwartz, M.D., Named New Director of NIH's National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, October 25, 2004
New Center to Map DNA of Key Lab Mice, October 25, 2004
NIH Neuroscience Blueprint to Shape Intra­Agency Research Cooperation, October 24, 2004

October 15-21, 2004
Genetics Play Role in Response to Most Common Asthma Drug, October 22, 2004
Researchers Discover Gene Mutations for Parkinson's Disease, October 22, 2004
NCI Science Writers' Seminar:, October 21, 2004
ENCODE Consortium Publishes Scientific Strategy, October 21, 2004
Pediatricians Need More Training On Environmental Health, October 21, 2004
International Human Genome Sequencing Consortium Describes Finished Human Genome Sequence, October 20, 2004
Large Portion of Late-Stage Breast Cancers Associated With Absence of Screening, October 19, 2004
Leading Researcher in Herb-Drug Interactions To Speak at NCCAM's Distinguished Lecture Series, October 19, 2004
NIH Family Hormonal Health Symposium: Pituitary Disorders, October 18, 2004
Medical Geneticists Elected to Institute of Medicine, October 18, 2004
Sister Study Opens Nationwide, October 18, 2004

October 8-14, 2004
NICHD Study Shows Fibroid Tumors Unlikely To Respond To Conventional Hormone Treatments, October 15, 2004
Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, on National Latino Aids Awareness Day, October 15, 2004
Scientists Detect Two Decision-making Pathways in Human Brain, October 15, 2004
Panel Finds that Scare Tactics for Violence Prevention are Harmful, October 15, 2004
NIDA Sponsors Frontiers in Addiction Research Mini-Convention in Conjunction With Annual Society for Neuroscience Meeting in San Diego, October 15, 2004
Perceptual Decision-Making Hub Pinpointed in Human Brain, October 14, 2004
Researchers Find Protein That Makes Long-Term Memory Possible, October 14, 2004
NHGRI Seeks Next Generation of Sequencing Technologies, October 14, 2004
Anti-Cholesterol Drug May Block Amyloid Pathology in Alzheimer's Disease, October 13, 2004
NIH Announces New Funding for Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Centers, October 13, 2004
Back to Sleep Campaign Marks Tenth Anniversary With Renewed Effort To Cut SIDS Rates in African American Community, October 13, 2004
National Institute on Aging, Industry Launch Partnership, $60 Million Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative, October 13, 2004
New Centers Expand and Strengthen NCCAM's Research Centers Program, October 13, 2004
Maryland Hospitals Announce New Emergency Preparedness Partnership, October 13, 2004
Study Using Robotic Microscope Shows How Mutant Huntington's Disease Protein Affects Neurons, October 13, 2004
NIH Director Provides One-Year Update on Strategy to Accelerate Medical Research, October 13, 2004
NIMH Grant to Explore Genetics of Autism, October 12, 2004
Chronic Sinusitis Sufferers Have Enhanced Immune Responses to Fungi, October 12, 2004
New Learning Techniques Improve Global HIV/AIDS Prevention, October 12, 2004
New Study on Smallpox in Monkeys Reveals Tactics of a Killer, October 12, 2004
National Institutes of Health, Johns Hopkins University Mark Partnership for New Biomedical Research Center, October 12, 2004

October 1-7, 2004
NIH-NSF to Convene Interagency Conference on Life and Physical Sciences, October 8, 2004
Annual Bibliography of Significant Advances in Dietary Supplement Research 2003, October 8, 2004
Shingles: A Replay of an Old Virus, October 8, 2004
HHS Awards $232 Million in Biodefense Contracts for Vaccine Development, October 7, 2004
Breathing Problems during Sleep May Affect Mental Development in Infants and Young Children, October 7, 2004
NIH Grantees Win 2004 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for Study of Protein Degradation Pathway, October 6, 2004
Bovine Genome Assembled, October 6, 2004
Scientists Begin Validation Study of Test to Detect Recurrence of Bladder Cancer, October 5, 2004
NIH Funds First National SNP Genotyping Center at Broad Institute, October 5, 2004
NIH Roadmap Accelerates, October 4, 2004
NIH Funds Centers to Study Islet Transplantation, October 4, 2004
Reorganization of the Brain Allows Blind Individuals to Process Speech More Effectively, October 3, 2004
NCI Study Finds No Conclusive Evidence that Breast Implants Affect Development of Connective Tissue Disorders, October 1, 2004
NIH Convenes State-of-the-Science Conference on Preventing Youth Violence, October 1, 2004
Artificial Neural Networks Can Predict Clinical Outcomes of Neuroblastoma Patients, October 1, 2004
2004 Medicine for the Public Lectures Cover Latest Developments in Medicine, October 1, 2004

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