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Zika virus persists in the central nervous system and lymph nodes of Rhesus monkeys

Virus found in tissues weeks after clearance from blood.

Antidepressant may enhance drug delivery to the brain

NIH rat study suggests amitriptyline temporarily inhibits the blood-brain barrier, allowing drugs to enter the brain

Human forebrain circuits under construction – in a dish

Autism-related errant migration of neurons corrected in patient-derived 3D “spheroids”

NIH statement on World Malaria Day — April 25, 2017

Statement of B. Fenton Hall, M.D., Ph.D., and Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

NIH Funds Seven International Centers of Excellence for Malaria Research

The awards fund three new and four existing centers that work in 14 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America.