Recent News Releases

High-dose influenza vaccine shows no additional benefit for heart disease patients

December 4, 2020 — NIH-funded study finds higher dose is not more effective at reducing serious flu complications in this high-risk group.

NIH researchers link cases of ALS and FTD to a mutation associated with Huntington’s disease

December 4, 2020 — Previously unknown genetic connection could be a target for gene therapy.

New updates to federal guidelines revamp asthma management

December 3, 2020 — Updates to six key areas of asthma care focus on improving diagnosis, management and treatment.

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