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Novel Approach Strips Staph of Virulence

Novel Approach Strips Staph of Virulence Institutes of Health (NIH) has blocked staph infections in mice using a drug previously tested in clinical trials as a cholesterol-lowering agent. To read the full text of this article, click here: http://www.nih.gov/news/health/feb2008/nigms-14.htm COPYRIGHT 2008 National Institutes of Health COPYRIGHT 2008 Gale, Cengage Learning

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Scientists Form International Cancer Genome Consortium

Scientists Form International Cancer Genome Consortium highly encouraged that the worldwide scientific community is joining to meet this challenge, and we are pleased to be a member of this ambitious international endeavor, said Elias A. Zerhouni, M.D., director of the National Institutes of Health, which is the U.S. research organization taking part in the ICGC. […]

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NIAID Describes Research Priorities to Fight Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

NIAID Describes Research Priorities to Fight Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis Tuberculosis (TB) has long been one of the world ' s great killers. Now, forms of drug-resistant TB-multidrug (MDR) and extensively drug-resistant (XDR)-are occurring at an ominous and accelerating rate. To help in the fight against drug-resistant TB, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), […]

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NIH Study Reveals Factors That Influence Premature Infant Survival, Disability

NIH Study Reveals Factors That Influence Premature Infant Survival, Disability in an NIH newborn research network have identified several factors that influence an extremely low birth weight infants chances for survival and disability. To read the full text of this article, click here: http://www.nih.gov/news/health/apr2008/nichd-16.htm COPYRIGHT 2008 National Institutes of Health COPYRIGHT 2008 Gale, Cengage Learning

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Older Americans Not Discussing Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use with Doctors, January 18, 2007

Older Americans Not Discussing Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use with Doctors, January 18, 2007 National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), " Older Americans Not Discussing Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use with Doctors " January 18, 2007 To read the full text of this article, click here: http://www.nih.gov/news/pr/jan2007/nccam-18.htm COPYRIGHT 2007 National Institutes of Health COPYRIGHT […]