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Recovery Act News Releases and E-Newsletter

NHLBI Recovery Act News and Resources

October 30, 2009
Researchers Develop Innovative Imaging System to Study Sudden Cardiac Arrest

August 19, 2009
NHLBI Awards Recovery Act Funds to Support Study of Parents’ Role in Adolescent Eating and Activity Behaviors.

May 20, 2009
NHLBI’s First Grants Supported by American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Will Study Lung Diseases.

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News from NHLBI Recovery Act-funded Institutions

October 14, 2011
From Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn.: "Robot biologist solves complex problem from scratch."External Link Icon

January 5, 2011
From the Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, N.C.: Implantable heart defibrillators too widely used in high-risk patientsExternal Link Icon

November 2010
Lung Genomics Research Consortium lauded for its innovative website

In Nov. 2010, the Lung Genomics Research Consortium, which is supported by NHLBI Recovery Act-funded grants, was honored with an eHealthcare Leadership Silver Award for best design in the "other healthcare sites" category for their website Lung-Genomics.orgExternal Link Icon. The LGRC is a group of scientists from five U.S. institutions, whose mission is to transform the understanding of chronic lung diseases.

September 30, 2010
From the University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill.: Breathing New Life into Fight Against Respiratory DisordersExternal Link Icon

July 20, 2010
From the La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology, La Jolla, Calif.: La Jolla Institute Teams with Dana-Farber and Washington University on Sickle Cell Clinical TrialExternal Link Icon

April 21, 2010
From Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), University Park, Pa.: Knowledge is power when managing blood pressure and other diseasesExternal Link Icon

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NIH-wide Recovery Act News from the White House

September 30, 2009
From the White House: President Obama Announces Recovery Act Funding for Groundbreaking Medical Research

From the White House: Recovery to Discovery: $5 Billion Recovery Act Investment in Scientific Research and Jobs


Recovery Act E-Newsletter

NHLBI’s Recovery Act e-newsletter provides updates on the latest news of the scientists and the scientific investments funded through the economic stimulus.

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Last Updated January 6, 2011





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