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Global Health at NIH

Transmission electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2. Courtesy of NIAID-RML.

Coronavirus news and resources for global health researchers

NIH, led by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), is working on all aspects of novel coronavirus research, including developing diagnostics, studying potential treatments and producing an effective vaccine.

Coronavirus news and resources

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NIH launches $58M DS-I Africa program

Harnessing Data Science for Health Discovery and Innovation in Africa (DS-I Africa), a new $58 million NIH Common Fund program, will leverage data and technologies to develop solutions for the continent’s most pressing clinical and public health problems.

NIH DS-I Africa
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NIH supports global NCD research, builds capacity

Fogarty and a dozen partners across NIH invested nearly $80 million to establish noncommunicable diseases research partnerships between U.S. and LMIC institutions, and build related research training programs.

NCDs research, training
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NIAID: Global infectious diseases research

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) research has led to new therapies, vaccines, diagnostic tests and other technologies that have improved the health of millions of people in the U.S. and around the world.

NIAID global research

Recent NIH Global Health News

Updated March 2021