Search Health Topics
Search the NIH Guide
Information about NIH's mission, director, impact of research, budget, organization, and Clinical Center.
Information about NIH's grants to research institutions, the funding process, data, and success rates.
Through basic research, scientists try to answer fundamental questions about how life works.
Information about gain-of-function research involving potential pandemic pathogens.
Information about genome editing in research and the clinic, ethical and safety concerns, and NIH funding.
Information about Opioids, Chronic Pain, the Opioid Crisis, and the Helping to End Addiction Long-termSM Initiative, or NIH HEAL InitiativeSM.
Information about the history and timeline of NIH’s decision to end the use of chimpanzees in NIH-funded research and the complex process for relocating chimpanzees.
This page last reviewed on July 8, 2021