Study will examine effectiveness of a new hormone pump.
Crowdsourcing initiative will enable exploration of potential treatments in eight disease areas
Searchable collection contains product information and ingredients from labels of dietary supplements sold in U.S.
Media briefing with NCATS Director Christopher P. Austin, M.D.
Unique NIH-Smithsonian collaboration unlocks the present and future of genome science.
Biomarker could point the way past trial-and-error inefficiencies.
NIH-supported discovery could advance individualized care of high-risk women.
Mechanism offers potential for interventions that could save hearing.
The council serves as the principal advisory body to NCCAM, the lead federal agency for research on complementary and integrative medicine.
New technology creates a personal, portable, and wearable air pollution sensor.
FY2013 operating plans, estimated numbers, impact and frequently asked questions.
Researchers at Duke University will lead the initiative.
NIH researchers seek to expand treatment options.
NIH is looking for volunteers to take part in a study to compare the long-term benefits and risks of four widely used type 2 diabetes drugs.
Discovery of gene may help scientists better understand diseases such as MS, Crohn’s disease, celiac disease and type 1 diabetes.
Scientists at the National Institutes of Health report they have discovered in mouse studies that a small molecule released in the spinal cord triggers a process that is later experienced in the brain as the sensation of itch.
Scientists have reversed behavioral and brain abnormalities in adult mice that resemble some features of schizophrenia by restoring normal expression to a suspect gene that is over-expressed in humans with the illness. Targeting expression of the...
While humans have harnessed the power of yeast to ferment bread and beer, the function of yeast or other types of fungi that live in and on the human body is not well understood. In the first study of human fungal skin diversity, National Institutes...
The National Institutes of Health is looking for volunteers to take part in one of three clinical trials to improve and preserve the production of insulin in people with prediabetes or recently diagnosed type 2 diabetes. The project is called the...
The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) announced the appointment of five new members to the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research (NACNR), the institute's principal advisory board. Members of the council are drawn from the...
Scientists supported by the National Institutes of Health have a new theory as to why a woman's fertility declines after her mid-30s. They also suggest an approach that might help slow the process, enhancing and prolonging fertility.
We congratulate the Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH), Bharat Biotech International, Ltd., and the scientists, government and people of India on the important results from the ROTAVAC rotavirus vaccine study.
Pregnant mothers' exposure to the flu was associated with a nearly fourfold increased risk that their child would develop bipolar disorder in adulthood, in a study funded by the National Institutes of Health. The findings add to mounting evidence of...
For Asthma Awareness Month 2013, the National Institutes of Health stands with the international community to renew our dedication to improving the quality of life for the estimated 300 million people living with asthma worldwide. To most...