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Kidney Disease Research Updates
Summer 2011

2011 Edition of NIDDK’s Annual Scientific Report Now Available

Thumbnails of four National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases information resources that won 2010–2011 NIH Plain Language/Clear Communication Awards: Liver Biopsy (Spanish); “Chronic Kidney Disease: What Does it Mean for Me?; Colonoscopy (Spanish); and The Digestive Diseases Dictionary (Spanish).

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.

 

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The National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse is a service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

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