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NIH awards aim to improve understanding of cell pathways, development of new therapies

September 11, 2014 — Programs will improve scientists’ understanding of cell pathways and aid in the development of new therapies for many diseases.

New grants fund cross-lifespan services research for autism spectrum disorder

September 10, 2014 — NIH-funded projects aim at improving access, timeliness of interventions.

NIH-convened panel recommends expanded adoption of drug and transfusion treatments for individuals with sickle cell disease

September 9, 2014 — Group produces first systematic evidence-informed report to assist clinicians in preventing and treating the many conditions affecting those living with sickle cell disease.

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Eating habits, body fat related to differences in brain chemistry

September 9, 2014 — NIH study ties eating in response to food cues to habit-forming region in obese adults.

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National Drug Facts Week 2015 to begin January 26

September 9, 2014 — NIH observance links teens with scientific experts.

NIAAA to conduct clinical trial of new medication for alcohol use disorder

September 9, 2014 — NIH researchers seek to expand treatment options.

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NIH statement on International FASD Awareness Day

September 3, 2014 — FASD Awareness Day is recognized each September.

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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