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The NIH’s RECOVER initiative could lead to the first official treatment for long COVID-19

August 1, 2023
Research and Development COVID-19, Infections and infestations, NIH, clinical trials, long covid

As of 31 July 2023, The National Institutes of Health (NIH) launched the first trials of its ‘Researching COVID to …

Nemours Children’s Health selected to conduct first gene therapy for Morquio A syndrome

May 17, 2023
Research and Development Morquio A syndrome, NIH, Nemours Children's Health, Paediatrics, gene therapy

Nemours Children’s Health, based in Delaware, US, has been chosen by the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH) …


NIH ordered to cancel coronavirus research funding by White House, Dr Fauci tells Congress

June 25, 2020
Business Services COVID-19, Fauci, NIH, coronavirus, pandemic

The National Institutes of Health had its funding cut from a research project into bat coronavirus, according its Director Dr …

Women scientists receive $41,000 less in funding than men, study shows

March 6, 2019
Research and Development NIH, funding, international womens day, management, science, women

Women scientists receive $41,000 less in federal funding than men, according to a study of nearly 54,000 grants to first …


Proposed cuts to National Institutes of Health could delay up to 90% of US drug approvals

November 27, 2017
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Donald Trump, FDA, NIH, National Institutes of Health, Trump, pharma

President Donald Trump’s budget proposes to cut funding to the National Institutes of Health by $7.2 billion or 21%. Researchers …


NIH funds research into infant opioid withdrawal syndrome treatment

October 3, 2017
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development NIH, National Institutes of Health, opioid crisis, opioids, pharma, pharmaceuticals

As the US continues to be plagued by its opioid crisis, which is claiming the lives of more than 100 …


Structure of Zika virus revealed in new study

April 13, 2016
Research and Development NIH, Purdue, Zika, glycoprotein, structure

Researchers have examined the structure of the Zika virus in a new study and found that is broadly similar to …

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Clinical trials increasingly funded by pharma industry

December 17, 2015
Research and Development JAMA, Journal of the American Medical Association, NIH, National Institutes of Health, clinical trials,, pharma, research

The number of clinical trials funded by pharma has risen significantly since 2006, while the number funded by the US …

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‘BrainSpan’ 3D technology could help drug development

April 4, 2014
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing NIH, brainscan, digital, nimh

A new three-dimensional atlas of the developing human brain has been made available in the hope that it can help …

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