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NIH Director Warns That U.S. Research Funding is Falling Behind, Calls for New Focus on Innovation at Medical Schools

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NIH Director Francis Collins was the keynote speaker at a conference that kicked off University of Maryland School of Medicine's Accelerating Innovation and Discovery in Medicine (ACCEL-Med) program in which the medical school asked a panel of world-famous scientists to act as advisors and consultants on where the School's research efforts should be.

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NIH Director Warns That U.S. Research Funding is Falling Behind, Calls for New Focus on Innovation at Medical Schools

Pioneering Virologist Robert C. Gallo, M.D., Named First Homer & Martha Gudelsky Distinguished Professor in Medicine

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Robert C. Gallo, M.D., has been named the first Homer & Martha Gudelsky Distinguished Professor in Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine during a ceremony November 7.

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Pioneering Virologist Robert C. Gallo, M.D., Named First Homer & Martha Gudelsky Distinguished Professor in Medicine

Genetic variation increases risk of kidney disease progression in African-Americans

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( University of Maryland Medical Center ) New research provides direct evidence that genetic variations in some African Americans with chronic kidney disease contribute to a more rapid decline in kidney function compared with white Americans. The research, led by investigators from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and Johns Hopkins University, may help explain, in part, why even …

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Genetic variation increases risk of kidney disease progression in African-Americans