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NIH announces $41.5 million in funding for the Human Placenta Project

February 26, 2015 — Better understanding of the placenta promises to improve the health of mothers and children.

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NIBIB launches Want to Be a Bioengineer? game app

February 24, 2015 — Game introduces students to real-life examples of how bioengineers are improving people’s lives.

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Rare Disease Day at NIH to feature community building and research advances

February 24, 2015 — Rare diseases affect an estimated 25 million people in the United States.

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