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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 yesterday
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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AllAfrica.com
Govt Pledges to Fund Studies to Tackle Health ChallengesSciences (MUHAS) on the forthcoming visit of the Director of the United State's
Govt Pledges to Fund Studies to Tackle Health Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Sciences (MUHAS) on the forthcoming visit of the Director of the United State's National Institute of Health (NIH) Dr Francis Collins from 31st July to 1st August. Dr Malima who was representing the COSTECH Director General, said currently... Read more
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The Scientist
Considering Gene EditingNational Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins addresses the Commitee o
Considering Gene Editing
The Scientist / Posted 17 days ago
National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins addresses the Commitee on Human Gene Editing at a public meeting on July 12, 2016.JEF AKSTShortly after 8:00 this morning, more than two dozen people filled the small conference room at the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Alexander Proposes Solution To Biggest Basic Energy Research Problem – How To Pay For Itcountry in the world is innovation through basic research. I’ve been talking a
Alexander Proposes Solution To Biggest Basic Energy Research Problem – How To Pay For It
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 days ago
country in the world is innovation through basic research. I’ve been talking a lot this year about biomedical research. Dr. Francis Collins, the director of the NIH, tells me that in ten yearsresearchers in the U.S. may be rebuilding hearts from... Read more
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FOX News
Huge study of diabetes risk shows many common genes at play2 diabetes that might serve as potential drug targets. "There was a whole furi
Huge study of diabetes risk shows many common genes at play
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
2 diabetes that might serve as potential drug targets. "There was a whole furious debate that arose about this," said Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, one of more than 300 scientists collaborating on the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Huge study of diabetes risk shows many common genes at play2 diabetes that might serve as potential drug targets. "There was a whole furio
Huge study of diabetes risk shows many common genes at play
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
2 diabetes that might serve as potential drug targets. "There was a whole furious debate that arose about this," said Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, one of more than 300 scientists collaborating on the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
NIH selects VUMC to play foundational role in PMI Cohort Programabout individual differences, the better able we will be to effectively prevent
NIH selects VUMC to play foundational role in PMI Cohort Program
News-Medical-Net / Posted 18 days ago
about individual differences, the better able we will be to effectively prevent and treat illness," said NIH Director Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., in a news release. The PMI Cohort Program will seek to determine, for example, "why some... Read more
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The Morning Call
Penn prepares to try new gene-editing therapy on patients with certain cancerssci-fi images of designer babies. And it isn't without risk. . Cas9 can cut th
Penn prepares to try new gene-editing therapy on patients with certain cancers
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
sci-fi images of designer babies. And it isn't without risk. . Cas9 can cut the wrong region of DNA, NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins noted in a 2014 blog post, adding that work was underway to improve the enzyme's accuracy. Added Bayha,... Read more
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Raw Story
White House proposes accelerated development for gene mutations testingmillion to build the infrastructure needed to collect genetic data from more th
White House proposes accelerated development for gene mutations testing
Raw Story / Posted 23 days ago
million to build the infrastructure needed to collect genetic data from more than 1 million volunteers, its director, Dr. Francis Collins, said on the conference call. Collins said it will take three to four years to assemble the desired amount... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Wayne State president to join NIH advisory boardbecoming the only current university president on the board. The committee pro
Wayne State president to join NIH advisory board
Detroit Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
becoming the only current university president on the board. The committee provides recommendations to NIH director Francis Collins on program development, resource allocation and policy matters. NIH “oversees the work of the largest... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Jackson Laboratory Researchers Looking Into Chronic Fatigue Syndromeand personal treatments for a disease that has stymied researchers, according t
Jackson Laboratory Researchers Looking Into Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Hartford Courant / Posted 24 days ago
and personal treatments for a disease that has stymied researchers, according to National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins said. "Of the many mysterious human illnesses that science has yet to unravel, ME/CFS has proven to be one... Read more
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The Columbian
Chronic fatigue isn’t just in your headconcept that the disease is psychological in origin.” In an open letter to the
Chronic fatigue isn’t just in your head
The Columbian / Posted 25 days ago
concept that the disease is psychological in origin.” In an open letter to the National Institutes of Health’s director, Francis Collins, last year, my former colleague Brian Vastag described the devastating toll that the condition has taken on... Read more
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Canberra Times
New study shows chronic fatigue isn't just in your head. It may have to do with your gut.concept that the disease is psychological in origin." In an open letter to the
New study shows chronic fatigue isn't just in your head. It may have to do with your gut.
Canberra Times / Posted 29 days ago
concept that the disease is psychological in origin." In an open letter to the National Institutes of Health's director, Francis Collins, last year, my former colleague Brian Vastag described the devastating toll that the condition has taken on... Read more
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Brisbane Times
New study shows chronic fatigue isn't just in your head. It may have to do with your gut.concept that the disease is psychological in origin." In an open letter to the
New study shows chronic fatigue isn't just in your head. It may have to do with your gut.
Brisbane Times / Posted 29 days ago
concept that the disease is psychological in origin." In an open letter to the National Institutes of Health's director, Francis Collins, last year, my former colleague Brian Vastag described the devastating toll that the condition has taken on... Read more
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The Age
New study shows chronic fatigue isn't just in your head. It may have to do with your gut.concept that the disease is psychological in origin." In an open letter to the
New study shows chronic fatigue isn't just in your head. It may have to do with your gut.
The Age / Posted 29 days ago
concept that the disease is psychological in origin." In an open letter to the National Institutes of Health's director, Francis Collins, last year, my former colleague Brian Vastag described the devastating toll that the condition has taken on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
New study shows chronic fatigue isn't just in your head. It may have to do with your gut.concept that the disease is psychological in origin." In an open letter to the
New study shows chronic fatigue isn't just in your head. It may have to do with your gut.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 29 days ago
concept that the disease is psychological in origin." In an open letter to the National Institutes of Health's director, Francis Collins, last year, my former colleague Brian Vastag described the devastating toll that the condition has taken on... Read more
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WA Today
New study shows chronic fatigue isn't just in your head. It may have to do with your gut.concept that the disease is psychological in origin." In an open letter to the
New study shows chronic fatigue isn't just in your head. It may have to do with your gut.
WA Today / Posted 29 days ago
concept that the disease is psychological in origin." In an open letter to the National Institutes of Health's director, Francis Collins, last year, my former colleague Brian Vastag described the devastating toll that the condition has taken on... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Senator renews scrutiny of pharma ties on federal paneland at this time appears to be inadequate,” states Wyden, in the letter. In an
Senator renews scrutiny of pharma ties on federal panel
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
and at this time appears to be inadequate,” states Wyden, in the letter. In an April response to Wyden, NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins explained that “all members fully disclosed” their earned income from pharmaceutical manufacturers, as... Read more
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KERA North Texas
The Man Who Argued Health Care For Obama Looks Back As He Steps Downgood for me because the last science class I took, I was a junior in high schoo
The Man Who Argued Health Care For Obama Looks Back As He Steps Down
KERA North Texas / Posted 1 months ago
good for me because the last science class I took, I was a junior in high school." What he could do, though, was call up Francis Collins, the director of the National Institutes of Health, and formerly the head of the Human Genome... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
The Man Who Argued Health Care For Obama Looks Back As He Steps Downgood for me because the last science class I took, I was a junior in high schoo
The Man Who Argued Health Care For Obama Looks Back As He Steps Down
KPBS San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
good for me because the last science class I took, I was a junior in high school." What he could do, though, was call up Francis Collins, the director of the National Institutes of Health, and formerly the head of the Human Genome... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Senator renews scrutiny of pharma ties on federal paneland at this time appears to be inadequate," states Wyden, in the letter. In an
Senator renews scrutiny of pharma ties on federal panel
Hawaii News Now / Posted 1 months ago
and at this time appears to be inadequate," states Wyden, in the letter. In an April response to Wyden, NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins explained that "all members fully disclosed" their earned income from pharmaceutical manufacturers, as... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Senator seeks data on panel's Rx tiesto be inadequate," Wyden said in the letter. In an April response to Wyden, Na
Senator seeks data on panel's Rx ties
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
to be inadequate," Wyden said in the letter. In an April response to Wyden, National Institutes of Health Director Dr. Francis Collins explained that "all members fully disclosed" their earned income from pharmaceutical manufacturers, as... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Senator renews scrutiny of pharma ties on federal paneland at this time appears to be inadequate," states Wyden, in the letter. In an
Senator renews scrutiny of pharma ties on federal panel
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
and at this time appears to be inadequate," states Wyden, in the letter. In an April response to Wyden, NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins explained that "all members fully disclosed" their earned income from pharmaceutical manufacturers, as... Read more
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ABC News
Senator Renews Scrutiny of Pharma Ties on Federal Paneland at this time appears to be inadequate," states Wyden, in the letter. In an
Senator Renews Scrutiny of Pharma Ties on Federal Panel
ABC News / Posted 1 months ago
and at this time appears to be inadequate," states Wyden, in the letter. In an April response to Wyden, NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins explained that "all members fully disclosed" their earned income from pharmaceutical manufacturers, as... Read more
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FOX Business
2 Words That Could Bring Down the Entire Prescription Drug Industryrewards could be ripped out from under them because the NIH deems the drug too
2 Words That Could Bring Down the Entire Prescription Drug Industry
FOX Business / Posted 1 months ago
rewards could be ripped out from under them because the NIH deems the drug too expensive.Saved for now NIH director Francis Collins replied to Knowledge Ecology International this week telling the nonprofit that the agency declines to even... Read more
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FOX Business
2 Words That Could Bring Down the Entire Prescription Drug Industryrewards could be ripped out from under them because the NIH deems the drug too
2 Words That Could Bring Down the Entire Prescription Drug Industry
FOX Business / Posted 1 months ago
rewards could be ripped out from under them because the NIH deems the drug too expensive.Saved for now NIH director Francis Collins replied to Knowledge Ecology International this week telling the nonprofit that the agency declines to even... Read more

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