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UMR releases new fact sheets on COVID-19 and biomedical research. Read here
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NIH's Role in Sustaining the U.S. Economy 2020 Update Now Available Here 
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UMR Thanks Appropriations, Congressional Leaders for Strong FY20 NIH Funding. View statement here

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A Strong NIH Saves Lives and Drives Innovation

UMR is a coalition of leading research institutions, patient and health advocates and private industry seeking steady and sustainable increases in funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in order to save and improve lives, advance innovation and fuel the economy.

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Learn more about the state-level impact of NIH funding on jobs, research institutions, and the biopharmaceutical industry.

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Latest Episode: Tissue Chips and Drug Development: A Conversation with NCAT’s Dr. Lucie Low

In this episode of The Amazing Things Podcast, we talk to Dr. Lucie Low about tissue chip technology and its potential to change how we develop and test new drugs. Dr. Low is the Scientific Program Manager of the Tissue Chip for Drug Screening Program at the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), part of the National Institute of Health. 

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