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Oct

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Now Available: Search DailyMed by Unique Ingredient Identifier (UNII)

Posted by on October 20th, 2017

Users can now search DailyMed by unique ingredient identifier (UNII) for an active ingredient and an active moiety. Instead of relying on drug or chemical names, which vary across countries and regions, searching by UNII allows DailyMed to retrieve drug product records by ingredient using a common global identifier. To illustrate, a common active ingredient… Read More »

Posted in: NLM Resources, Search Tools


Oct

18

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Request for Information (RFI): Trans-NIH Strategic Plan for Research on Women’s Health

Posted by on October 18th, 2017

The Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH) is updating the trans-NIH Strategic Plan for Women’s Health Research. NIH is soliciting input from basic, clinical and translational scientists, as well as advocacy and patient communities on topics under consideration for the next strategic plan. This Request for Information (RFI) seeks feedback on three cross-cutting themes… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, Public Health


Oct

17

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Testing Available for a New, Experimental PubMed Search and User Interface!

Posted by on October 17th, 2017

NLM needs your input as it experiments with a new PubMed search algorithm, as well as a modern, mobile-first user interface. You can try out these elements at PubMed Labs, a website created for the very purpose of giving potential new PubMed features a test drive and gathering user opinions. The key elements being tested… Read More »

Posted in: Mobile Devices, NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools


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