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RSV Infection and Asthma Study

health  research  science  asthma  adults  north carolina  tgf-beta  volunteer  clinical study  recruitment  open study  Durham  Raleigh  RTP 

Asthma patients seem to be more prone to viral infections, and NIEHS scientists believe that the cells that line these patients' airways, cause this result by overproducing TGF-beta1, a protein that promotes viral growth. This study seeks participants with and without asthma to contribute airway cell samples.

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Sample Collection Registry

health  research  science  adults  environment  north carolina  registry  volunteer  clinical study  recruitment  open study  Durham  Raleigh  RTP 

Researchers are interested in developing a registry protocol to obtain biologic and environmental samples anonymously from adult volunteers for use in laboratory tests and studies. The samples will be used to determine if new tests are sufficiently valid and precise to be used in research studies and for quality control purposes.

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Research Funded by NIEHS - Division of Extramural Research and Training

health  science  environment  training programs  research funded by niehs  dert  grant opportunities 

NIEHS funds a substantial portfolio of research in the field of environmental health sciences conducted by investigators in many disciplines from various organizations. These research activities span the range from basic mechanistic research to clinical and epidemiologic studies using human subjects. NIEHS-supported investigators are currently determining how environmental agents cause or exacerbate a variety of human diseases. NIEHS is also committed to developing the next generation of environmental health scientists by supporting a variety of interdisciplinary training programs.

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RNA Isolation Using The Qiagen RNEasy Midi Kit

health  research  science  environment  laboratory  protocol  rna isolation  qiagen rneasy midi kit  tissues  extraction of high quality rna  animal tissue  rat liver 

Studies requiring gene expression analysis by microarray methods require the extraction of high quality RNA. Fresh, frozen tissue is the optimal sample for these studies. A detailed protocol to assist the investigator in tissue collection, RNA extraction and RNA quality assessment.

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Autism

health  research  science  children  vaccine  environment  child  diseases  communication  conditions  autism  asd  mercury  autism spectrum disorder 

Autism, also known as ASD, is a spectrum of disorders that causes impairment in social interaction, as well as the presence of repetitive, restricted behaviors and interests.

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Radon

cancer  health  research  science  environment  radon  Lung cancer  radioactive  environmental agents  gas  basement  uranium  thorium 

Radon is a colorless, odorless radioactive gas. It comes from the natural decay of uranium or thorium found in nearly all soils.

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Hazardous Material/Waste

health  research  science  environment  hazardous waste  hazardous material  superfund 

Hazardous wastes are discarded materials with properties that make them potentially harmful to human health or the environment.

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Obesity

health  research  science  environment  obesity  weight  overweight  conditions and diseases  obese 

Millions of Americans and people worldwide are overweight or obese.

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Disaster Research Response Efforts

health  research  science  global  environment  hurricane  Global Health  disaster research response efforts  terrorism  flood 

The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, and other agencies that make up the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) are set up to immediately respond and protect the health of our nation during disasters and other emergencies.

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