Avenir Award Program for Genetics or Epigenetics of Substance Use Disorders (DP1)
Funding Opportunity ID: 285815 Opportunity Number: PAR-16-357 Opportunity Title: Avenir Award Program for Genetics or Epigenetics of Substance Use Disorders (DP1)Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryOpportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: EducationHealthCategory Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 93.279Eligible Applicants: State governmentsCounty governmentsCity or township governmentsSpecial district governmentsIndependent school districtsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher educationNative American tribal governments (Federally recognized)Public housing authorities/Indian housing authoritiesNative American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationNonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationPrivate institutions of higher educationFor profit organizations other than small businessesSmall businessesOthers (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Additional Information on Eligibility: Other Eligible Applicants include the following: Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions; Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AANAPISISs); Eligible Agencies of the Federal Government; Faith-based or Community-based Organizations; Hispani...
Conclusions: Rural/remote HIV/AIDS programs across Canada expressed similar challenges and lessons learned, suggesting that there is potential for knowledge exchange, and development of a community of practice. Top-down planning and evaluation models may fail to capture program achievements in rural/remote contexts. The long-term engagement practices that render rural/remote programs promising do not always conform to planning and implementation requirements of limited funding.
Use of software improves sensitivity of radiologists, reduces number of false - positive findings
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this review suggest that in settings with limited resources, current guideline recommendations to provide enhanced adherence counselling can result in resuppression of a substantial number of these patients, avoiding unnecessary drug regimen changes. Appropriate action on viral load results is limited across a range of settings, highlighting the importance of viral load cascade analyses to identify gaps and focus quality improvement to ensure that action is taken on the results of viral load testing. PMID: 31746541 [PubMed - in process]
The practice of preparing for sex with an enema, or a'rectal douche,'is common for gay and bisexual men, but they need to understand how to protect themselves during anal sex.Medscape Medical News
ConclusionHerbalists widely prescribe medicinal plant species for boosting or restoring the immunity in PLHIV in Uganda.
An initiative that provides extensive PreP coverage, increased testing, and political support has led to a 28% drop in HIV diagnoses in men who have sex with men since 2016.Medscape Medical News
Publication date: Available online 20 November 2019Source: Neuroscience LettersAuthor(s): Sathiya Sekar, Changiz TaghibiglouAbstractGlyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (GAPDH) has been well documented in glycolytic pathway. Independent of this, it has various other functions including stimulator of programmed cell death. Reports suggest that glutamate receptor AMPA type-2 subunit (GluA2) forms protein complex with GAPDH and internalized during excitotoxicity. Further, nuclear accumulation of GluA2 and GAPDH have been studied in neurological disorders like epilepsy and multiple sclerosis, and disruption of this complex...
The average deductible for a middle - income family was 4.7 percent of income in 2018
Condition: HIV Infections Intervention: Other: Blood sampling Sponsor: French National Institute for Health and Medical Research-French National Agency for Research on AIDS and Viral Hepatitis (Inserm-ANRS) Recruiting
Publication date: Available online 20 November 2019Source: Current Opinion in Food ScienceAuthor(s): Yi Zhang, Alberta N.A. Aryee, Benjamin K. SimpsonFood enzymes include enzymes deliberately added to foods as bioprocessing aids, and naturally occurring endogenous types in food materials that can influence overall food product quality. Advances in food enzyme research are providing deeper insights into enzyme function and enabling the development of novel improved food enzymes using combinations of in silico methods and conventional experimental methods. Commonly-used in silico techniques such as multiple sequence alignmen...