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News Release
NHGRI will highlight rare disease research that benefits affected patients and provides insights into more common disorders on Rare Disease Day.
… research institute (nhgri) researchers are highlighting rare disease research that benefits affected patients and also … this important relationship in advance of rare disease day at nih , a day -long symposium that is part of a global …
News Release
In honor of Rare Disease Day, experts from the UDN turned to Reddit to answer questions during an "Ask me Anything."
… sheena faherty, ph.d. … on march 3, 2017, in honor of rare disease day , a day celebrated worldwide to raise awareness for rare
News Release
NHGRI researchers have successfully used facial recognition software to diagnose a rare, genetic disease in known as DiGeorge syndrome.
… used facial recognition software to diagnose a rare , genetic disease in africans, asians and latin americans. … the … and on facebook - so that healthcare providers can one day take a cell phone picture of their patient, have it …
Outreach
A list of high quality educational activities to engage students on DNA Day.
… dna  day essay contest from ashg american society of human … focused on topics of human development. genetic and rare diseases (gard) information center gard offers a wealth … from nih resources, medical texts, scientific journals, disease advocacy sites, and medical databases. suitable for …
News Release
DNA Day Reddit “Ask Me Anything” prompts rousing discussion.
… brandon levy … dna day reddit “ask me anything” prompts rousing discussion. … … impact biological systems and contribute to health and disease . in addition, there are important strides being made … in the prenatal setting. for example, in the case of rare , devastating disorders in which there is no alternative …
For Patients and Families
Neglected diseases are conditions that inflict severe health burdens on the world's poorest people.
… trypanosomiasis. commonly called sleeping sickness, this disease is caused by a parasitic microbe transmitted by … infections. still, even at a cost of less than 50 cents a day, such drugs remain too expensive for many poor people. in … (nih) launched a new effort, called the therapeutics for rare and neglected diseases (trnd), program, to create an …
Media Availability
National DNA Day events give the public a chance to ask questions about genetics and genomics.
… (nhgri) will celebrate its fourteenth annual national dna day on monday, april 25, 2016. national dna day commemorates the successful completion of the human … the causes, treatments and cures for both common and rare diseases . for more information about nih and its …
Media Advisory
NHGRI memorializes genomics champion Rep. Louise M. Slaughter (D-N.Y.) with an annual National DNA Day lecture named in her honor.
… who passed away in march, by naming an annual national dna day lecture at the national institutes of health (nih) in her … in the house of representatives that created national dna day , which celebrates the completion of the human genome … the causes, treatments and cures for both common and rare diseases . for more information about nih and its …
News Release
On its 15th anniversary, National DNA Day and NHGRI shared its genomics expertise to explain the importance of genomics in our everyday lives.
… of genomics in our everyday lives through a national dna day reddit science "ask me anything" (ama) series. nhgri … which are sentinels in the front lines of defense against disease . we didn't know that these cells existed before! because they were so rare , they were not seen. one of these new cell types could …
The Genomics Landscape
In the May 2019 edition of The Genomics Landscape, NHGRI Director Eric Green recaps activities from National DNA Day 2019.
… joins the rest of the country in celebrating national dna day, which commemorates two historical milestones: the … the first project (“genetic testing to understand renal disease disparities u.s.” or guardd-us) will study if early … a program that has aimed to uncover the genomic basis of rare diseases and mendelian conditions. cmg researchers …