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NIH Announces AMP Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lupus Awards

NIH has announced the funding of 11 grants from the Accelerating Medicines Partnership (AMP) to study rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.

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NIAMS Finalizes Its Long-Range Plan

NIAMS announces its new Fiscal Year 2015-2019 Long-Range Plan. The plan highlights a variety of research needs and opportunities. Thank you to those who contributed to the plan.

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Research on Keratins Reveals Unexpected Link Between Hair Disorders and Dental Decay

Keratins are proteins that are key structural components of hair, nails, and the skin’s outer layer. Now, new research has shown that certain types of hair keratin also help form dental enamel, the tough outer covering of teeth.

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