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by SRA International on October 25, 2017

Infant cries activate specific brain regions related to movement and speech, according to a National Institutes of Health study of mothers in 11 countries.... Read more

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by SRA International on October 25, 2017

The National Institutes of Health today launch a major effort to discover and catalog the brain’s “parts list.” The NIH’s Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative Cell Census Network (BICCN) aims to provide researchers with a comprehensive reference of the diverse cell types in human, monkey, and mouse brain.... Read more

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by SRA International on October 25, 2017

The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), part of the National Institutes of Health, has launched Know the Science, an initiative aiming to clarify and explain scientific topics related to health research.... Read more

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by SRA International on October 25, 2017

Women who have had gestational diabetes may be able to reduce or even eliminate their risk for cardiovascular disease by following a healthy lifestyle in the years after giving birth, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health.... Read more

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by SRA International on September 21, 2017

Three interventions designed for follow up of patients who are identified with suicide risk in hospital emergency departments save lives and are cost effective relative to usual care.... Read more

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by SRA International on September 21, 2017

Can a high-tech water bottle help reduce the recurrence of kidney stones? What about a financial incentive?... Read more

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by SRA International on September 21, 2017

More than 60 percent of investigational drugs fail in human clinical trials due to a lack of effectiveness, despite promising pre-clinical studies using cell and animal research models.... Read more

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by SRA International on September 21, 2017

The National Institutes of Health has awarded nine research grants totaling nearly $100 million over the next five years for the Autism Centers of Excellence (ACE), a program that supports large research projects aimed at understanding and developing interventions for autism spectrum disorder (ASD).... Read more

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by SRA International on September 21, 2017

The devastating effects of Hurricane Harvey cause deep concern about the health and safety of people and animals, and about the health of the biomedical enterprise in the affected areas.... Read more

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by SRA International on September 21, 2017

Today we posted a policy (NIH Guide Notice NOT-OD-17-101) describing current plans for the Next Generation Researchers Initiative.... Read more

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