NIH grant creates opportunities and supports new trial practices

April 2007
Clinical Trials Administrator;Apr2007, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p37
The article reports on the funding provided by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the investigation of diseases in the U.S. A $71 million funding was provided by NIH to the Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network to investigate rare diseases, such as lung disease, thrombotic disease and vasculitis. Doctor Steve Skinner of the Greenwood Genetic Center in South Carolina said that cooperation and sharing of ideas was improved by the collaboration in the network.


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