NEWS

Aug 1, 2016
On Thursday, August 25th from 4-6:30 pm there will be an open house for the fall courses in the “Advanced Studies in Technology Transfer” program at the Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES) Graduate School at NIH in the FAES...
Jun 30, 2016
Deborah Kassilke, MSPH has been appointed as the new Director of the NIH Office of Technology Transfer.  Deb has worked at the NIH for 12 years and has been instrumental to the NIH Office of the Director, providing strategic managerial and financial...
Apr 29, 2015
The Office of Intramural Research (OIR),  has created a new Web site at http://oir.nih.gov that consolidates information on the numerous programs and activities that OIR oversees. A prominent feature of this site is...

New Opportunities

Sep 14, 2016

CDC researchers have developed a potent immunogenic enhancer polypeptide useful for improving flavivirus vaccines. Flaviviruses such as dengue virus (1, 2, 3 and 4),...

Sep 13, 2016

Certain members of the cucurbitacin and Withanolide family have been identified that can sensitize some tumor cell lines to cell death (apoptosis) on subsequent...

Sep 13, 2016

Metastasis is a primary cause of patient morbidity and mortality in solid tumors. Although recent advances in genomic technologies have provided major insights into...

SPOTLIGHT ON: Insect Control

Jul 19, 2016

Military uniforms and mosquito nets are treated with permethrin, a repellent and insecticide used for personal protection against biting flies, mosquitoes, and other...

May 15, 2014

CDC researchers have developed improved Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification (LAMP) assays for the nucleic acid-based diagnosis of malaria in field settings. The...

Apr 3, 2014

This CDC-developed technology entails novel compositions and methods related to the diagnosis of Lyme disease. Lyme disease, caused by the Borrelia burgdorferi...