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SALK INSTITUTE'S JANELLE AYRES GETS $3.5 MILLION NIH GRANT

Another Ayres award Janelle Ayres, an infectious disease researcher at the Salk Institute, has been granted $3.5 million over five...

Genome Center Faculty Megan Dennis earns NIH Director's New Innovator Award

GENOME CENTER FACULTY MEGAN DENNIS EARNS NIH DIRECTOR'S NEW INNOVATOR AWARD

Megan Dennis Assistant Professor Megan Dennis has been awarded $1.5M as part of the National Institute of Health Director's New Innovator...

 
 
 
WCMC Guest Lecture: Ameer Taha, ‘Omega-6 linoleic acid regulates brain signaling and function through its oxidized metabolites.'

WCMC GUEST LECTURE: AMEER TAHA, ‘OMEGA-6 LINOLEIC ACID REGULATES BRAIN SIGNALING AND FUNCTION THROUGH ITS OXIDIZED METABOLITES.'

When: September 19th, 2018 Where: Genome Center auditorium, GBSF 1005 Who: Professor Ameer Taha, UC Davis Department of Food Science...

NIH names Dr. Helene Langevin director of the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health

NIH NAMES DR. HELENE LANGEVIN DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR COMPLEMENTARY AND INTEGRATIVE HEALTH

Helene M. Langevin, M.D., C.M., named director of the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health .

 
 
 

BIOENGINEERS RECEIVE $12M GRANT FROM NIH TO FURTHER RESEARCH ON BUILDING BLOCKS OF HUMAN METABOLISM

HEALTH OFFICIALS REMOVE SPECIAL NIH OVERSITE RULES GOVERNING GENE THERAPY EXPERIMENTS

Posted on: 20 August 2018, As gene therapies have become reality, the U.S. government is removing some special regulations that had...

 
 
 
A Novel Antibacterial Membrane Electrode Based on Bacterial Cellulose/Polaniline/AgNO3 Composite for Bio-Potential Signal Monitoring

A NOVEL ANTIBACTERIAL MEMBRANE ELECTRODE BASED ON BACTERIAL CELLULOSE/POLANILINE/AGNO3 COMPOSITE FOR BIO-POTENTIAL SIGNAL MONITORING

Nannan Zhang , Lina Yue , Yajie Xie , Oluwarotimi William Samuel , Olatunji Mumini Omisore , Weihua Pei , Xiao Xing , Chuang Lin ,...

Diversity of Unexpected CRISPR Edits Revealed by SMRT Sequencing

DIVERSITY OF UNEXPECTED CRISPR EDITS REVEALED BY SMRT SEQUENCING

Image by Ernesto del Aguila III, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH A new Nature Biotechnology publication is sending reverberations...

 
 
 
NIH Outlines $500M Plan to Develop New Pain Drugs and Fight Opioid Crisis

NIH OUTLINES $500M PLAN TO DEVELOP NEW PAIN DRUGS AND FIGHT OPIOID CRISIS

In an article published yesterday, National Institutes of Health leaders detailed how the NIH will spend the $500 million it got from...

Woman's late-stage breast cancer cured by breakthrough immunotherapy treatment  

WOMAN'S LATE-STAGE BREAST CANCER CURED BY BREAKTHROUGH IMMUNOTHERAPY TREATMENT  

A woman has been cured of her breast cancer by a revolutionary treatment that used supercharged versions of her own immunity cells...

 
 
 
Studies Suggest That Probiotics May Help With Your Dog's Skin Itchiness & Allergies

STUDIES SUGGEST THAT PROBIOTICS MAY HELP WITH YOUR DOG'S SKIN ITCHINESS & ALLERGIES

Probiotics have exploded in popularity in recent years. In fact, a survey done by the NIH shows that they're now the 3rd most popular...

Advancing Critical Treatments for Stroke: Thomas Brott, M.D

ADVANCING CRITICAL TREATMENTS FOR STROKE: THOMAS BROTT, M.D

Advancing Critical Treatments for Stroke: Thomas Brott, M.D. Thomas Brott, M.D., a Mayo Clinic neurologist, still vividly remembers...

 
 
 
Can Probiotics Help My Dog's Allergies?

CAN PROBIOTICS HELP MY DOG'S ALLERGIES?

Probiotics have exploded in popularity in recent years. In fact, a survey done by the NIH shows that they're now the 3rd most popular...

Alzheimer's Disease: NIH Summit Recommendations

ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE: NIH SUMMIT RECOMMENDATIONS

To treat and prevent Alzheimer's disease and related dementias by 2025 is the prime focus of the National Plan to Address Alzheimer's...

 
 
 
French Anderson, “Father” of Gene Therapy, Released From Prison

FRENCH ANDERSON, “FATHER” OF GENE THERAPY, RELEASED FROM PRISON

Tonight French Anderson was released from state prison in California, after serving nearly a dozen years for “inappropriate touching...

10,000 tumors, 33 types of cancer: The PanCancer Atlas

10,000 TUMORS, 33 TYPES OF CANCER: THE PANCANCER ATLAS

Chen Wang, Ph.D. The National Institutes of Health PanCancer Atlas is an in-depth genomic analysis that includes a collection of 27...

 
 
 
New Insights on Pain and Opioid Use in People With Sickle Cell Disease After Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant

NEW INSIGHTS ON PAIN AND OPIOID USE IN PEOPLE WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE AFTER HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANT

NIH-funded study offers new information on pain in sickle cell disease, the use of opioids for this pain, and psychological and quality-of-life...

VIACYTE AWARDED NIH SBIR GRANT TO SUPPORT IN VITRO DEVELOPMENT OF STEM CELL-DERIVED FUNCTIONAL HUMAN PANCREATIC BETA CELLS

SAN DIEGO, April 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - ViaCyte, Inc., a privately held regenerative medicine company, today announced that it has...

 
 
 
Q&A: What Are We Doing About the Opioid Crisis?

Q&A: WHAT ARE WE DOING ABOUT THE OPIOID CRISIS?

Scientists at the NIH, the nation's chief medical research agency, are working on solutions for addressing the public health crisis...

Bio Roundup: Trump's Budget, Biogen's AD Reveal, Hugin's Run & More

BIO ROUNDUP: TRUMP'S BUDGET, BIOGEN'S AD REVEAL, HUGIN'S RUN & MORE

Another week of White House chaos and American gun violence. Amid it all, we tried to parse what the Trump administration's 2019 budget...