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

Aug 30, 2016

Mortality from colorectal cancer (CRC) can be reduced by detecting the cancer or its precursor, colorectal adenoma (CRA), so that it can be removed at an early stage....

Aug 25, 2016

This technology consists of improved processes for producing and purifying nucleic acid-containing compositions, such as non-naturally occurring viruses, for example,...

Aug 25, 2016

Researchers at the National Cancer Institute’s Biopharmaceutical Development Program recently developed massively parallel sequencing methods for virus-derived...

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...