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The Hill
Zika is a public health emergency; we need to work together to confront this head ona reality and that we continue to innovate so that we are ready for the next cu
Zika is a public health emergency; we need to work together to confront this head on
The Hill / Posted 6 hours ago
a reality and that we continue to innovate so that we are ready for the next curve ball Mother Nature throws at us. Dr. Francis Collins, the Director of the National Institutes of Health, has said that a vaccine for the Zika virus could be... Read more
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New York Post
Investor hosts finance elite, tennis pros for cancer fundraiserin men,” he added. “We’re working to computerize records, to find out why do Af
Investor hosts finance elite, tennis pros for cancer fundraiser
New York Post / Posted yesterday
in men,” he added. “We’re working to computerize records, to find out why do African Americans have a higher death rate than non African Americans?” Milken is working with Doctor Francis Collins, who cracked the genetic code, to find some an... Read more
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The Morning Call
Drugmaker under fire for taxpayer-funded cancer drug that costs $129,269 a yearproblems since the mid-1990s. "Drug pricing and patient access are broad and c
Drugmaker under fire for taxpayer-funded cancer drug that costs $129,269 a year
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
problems since the mid-1990s. "Drug pricing and patient access are broad and challenging issues in the United States," Francis Collins, the director of the NIH wrote in November 2013 in deciding not to march-in on the patents underlying the HIV... Read more
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The Christian Post
National Insitutes of Health Wants Funds for Human-Animal Hybridssaid the same about the National Institutes of Health today. The NIH, under th
National Insitutes of Health Wants Funds for Human-Animal Hybrids
The Christian Post / Posted 9 days ago
said the same about the National Institutes of Health today. The NIH, under the leadership of professing Christian Dr. Francis Collins, is proposing lifting a ban on taxpayer funding of experiments that splice human stem cells with animal... Read more
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Newsmax
Govt Shifts $81 Million to Zika Vaccine Research1 percent of NIH's $33 billion budget per year from one Institute to the other.
Govt Shifts $81 Million to Zika Vaccine Research
Newsmax / Posted 18 days ago
1 percent of NIH's $33 billion budget per year from one Institute to the other. He said the director of the NIH, Dr. Francis Collins, will decide which existing programs the funds will be drawn from. "He will probably do it on a prorated... Read more
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Fortune
Officials Left Behind By Congress Shift $81 Million to Research Zika Vaccineto transfer 1% of NIH’s $33 billion budget per year from one Institute to the o
Officials Left Behind By Congress Shift $81 Million to Research Zika Vaccine
Fortune / Posted 18 days ago
to transfer 1% of NIH’s $33 billion budget per year from one Institute to the other. He said the director of the NIH, Dr. Francis Collins, will decide which existing programs the funds will be drawn from. “He will probably do it on a prorated... Read more
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WA Today
Last chimpanzees in US federal custody to go to sanctuarythem with comfortable retirement. Their similarity to people "demands special
Last chimpanzees in US federal custody to go to sanctuary
WA Today / Posted 18 days ago
them with comfortable retirement. Their similarity to people "demands special consideration and respect", NIH director Francis Collins said in 2011. Spraetz said those to be moved to Louisiana included about 140 in the Alamagordo Primate... Read more
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The Hill
Uncovering Planned Parenthood’s public records on baby body partsfor fetal organs and tissue. On October 13, 2015, PPFA president Cecile Richar
Uncovering Planned Parenthood’s public records on baby body parts
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
for fetal organs and tissue. On October 13, 2015, PPFA president Cecile Richards sent a letter to NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins. She said that all Planned Parenthood affiliates would now copy the allegedly payment-free model at PPGWNI... Read more
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The Courier Mail
US chimps in fed custody to go sanctuaryalready had ended such research. Chimps' similarity to people "demands special
US chimps in fed custody to go sanctuary
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
already had ended such research. Chimps' similarity to people "demands special consideration and respect," NIH director Francis Collins said in 2011. Spraetz said those to be moved to Louisiana include about 140 in the Alamagordo Primate... Read more
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News.com.au
US chimps in fed custody to go sanctuaryalready had ended such research. Chimps' similarity to people "demands special
US chimps in fed custody to go sanctuary
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
already had ended such research. Chimps' similarity to people "demands special consideration and respect," NIH director Francis Collins said in 2011. Spraetz said those to be moved to Louisiana include about 140 in the Alamagordo Primate... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. government shifts $81 million to Zika vaccine research1 percent of NIH’s $33 billion budget per year from one Institute to the other.
U.S. government shifts $81 million to Zika vaccine research
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
1 percent of NIH’s $33 billion budget per year from one Institute to the other. He said the director of the NIH, Dr. Francis Collins, will decide which existing programs the funds will be drawn from. “He will probably do it on a prorated... Read more
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Times of Malta
The future of this worldand that scientific achievements and faith in God are in harmony and compliment
The future of this world
Times of Malta / Posted 24 days ago
and that scientific achievements and faith in God are in harmony and complimentary has been further strengthened by what Francis Collins, a convert from atheism, head of the Human Genome Project and one of the world’s leading scientist said: “It... Read more
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The Scientist
NIMH Names New Directoris a visionary psychiatrist and neuroscientist with deep experience in mental h
NIMH Names New Director
The Scientist / Posted 27 days ago
is a visionary psychiatrist and neuroscientist with deep experience in mental health research and practice,” NIH Director Francis Collins said in the statement. “He is exceptionally well qualified to lead the NIMH research agenda to improve mental... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Large study finds 15 locations in our DNA linked to depressiongenetic and microbial data on millions, but it is still far from that goal. Nat
Large study finds 15 locations in our DNA linked to depression
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
genetic and microbial data on millions, but it is still far from that goal. National Institutes of Health director Francis Collins recently announced that the government is seeking to create a genetic database of 1 million people, but... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Middletown's Community Health Center Participating In Ambitious U.S. Health Studyresource for researchers working to understand all of the factors that influenc
Middletown's Community Health Center Participating In Ambitious U.S. Health Study
Hartford Courant / Posted 1 months ago
resource for researchers working to understand all of the factors that influence health and disease," NIH Director Francis Collins said in a news release. "Over time, data provided by participants will help us answer important health... Read more

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