Recent News Releases

Buprenorphine initiation in the ER found safe and effective for individuals with opioid use disorder who use fentanyl

March 30, 2023 — With historically high overdose death rates in U.S., multi-site NIH study reinforces importance of continued, uninterrupted access to addiction medication.

Increased use of telehealth services and medications for opioid use disorder during the COVID-19 pandemic associated with reduced risk for fatal overdose

March 29, 2023 — Study findings support the continuation of providing telehealth services for opioid use disorder and its related care.

FDA-approved drug shows promise in lab models for blinding childhood disease

March 29, 2023 — Strategy may speed delivery of therapeutic options relative to time it would take to develop gene therapies.

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