News Releases - August 2013
August 30, 2013 — The largest and longest-running study to investigate the impact of HIV on women in the United States marks its 20th anniversary this month.
August 29, 2013 — NIH network finding underscores need for youth with HIV to obtain prompt treatment.
August 29, 2013 — NIHís HIV/AIDS research awards will also look at vaccine innovations.
August 29, 2013 — NIH intramural study also shows that individual organs are affected differently.
August 27, 2013 — Side effects minimized with combination therapy in hard-to-treat patients.
August 26, 2013 — While the cure rate for this disease is high, there is a risk of developing secondary cancers.
August 26, 2013 — NIH-funded study could lead to new treatments for amblyopia.
August 22, 2013 — NIH-funded study provides more evidence supporting development of noninvasive tests.
August 22, 2013 — Findings provide biological mechanism that helps explain compulsive alcohol use.
August 19, 2013 — NIH scientists identify possible treatment target for type 2 diabetes.
August 19, 2013 —They could possibly disrupt the bodyís endocrine system.
August 15, 2013 — NIH-funded study shows children on newer regimens closer to normal timetable.
August 13, 2013 — Researchers will investigate the emerging field of extracellular RNA and its role in human health conditions.
August 12, 2013 — Program will help health care professionals conduct interventions with youth.
August 12, 2013 — Winners awarded for diagnostics, therapeutics, and technologies for underserved populations.
August 12, 2013 — Schizophrenia, bipolar disorder share the most common genetic variation.
August 11, 2013 — New strategy may find more genes and provide a better understanding of these and other complex neurological disorders.
August 8, 2013 — NIH vaccine researchers publish results of early-stage clinical trial.
August 8, 2013 — Researchers directly observe the change for the first time.
August 7, 2013 — New NIH policy requires researchers to apply for access to the full genome sequence data from HeLa cells.
August 5, 2013 — NIH-funded study of aquaporins could hold clues to cataract.
August 4, 2013 — Approached developed to eliminate mutated DNA inside cells.
August 2, 2013 — NIH-funded study says five-marker genotype panel can guide ondansetron use.
August 1, 2013 — NIH study also suggests an alternative, adjunct approach to drug-resistant staph infections.
August 1, 2013 — May disrupt birth of new neurons in prefrontal cortex.
August 1, 2013 — NIH-funded study finds new technique could significantly accelerate tissue repair, reduce costs for chronic wound management.
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