Kidney Disease Research Updates
2011 Edition of NIDDK’s Annual Scientific Report Now Available
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) annual scientific report, NIDDK Recent Advances & Emerging Opportunities, is now available. This report highlights examples of NIDDK-supported research advances published in fiscal year 2010. The report includes “Stories of Discovery,” which traces research progress in specific areas over a longer time frame, and profiles of patients who are benefiting from NIDDK-supported clinical research. This year’s report also contains a special section highlighting the NIDDK’s 60th anniversary activities, as well as a feature about the 2010 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award winners—current and former NIDDK grantees Jeffrey Friedman, M.D., Ph.D., and Douglas Coleman, Ph.D.
To read the report online, visit www2.niddk.nih.gov/AboutNIDDK/ResearchAndPlanning/Advances/FY2011. To request a copy, fill out the form at catalog.niddk.nih.gov/ContactUs.cfm, call 1–800–860–8747, or write to the NIDDK Clearinghouses Publications Catalog, 5 Information Way, Bethesda, MD 20892–3568.
The NIDDK has health information, including easy-to-read booklets and fact sheets. For more information or to obtain copies, visit www.niddk.nih.gov.
NIH Publication No. 11–4531