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NLM Announces the Departure of NCBI Director Dr. David Lipman

Posted by on May 3rd, 2017 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine today announced the departure of David J. Lipman, MD, who has served as the Director of the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) since its creation almost 30 years ago. Dr. Lipman is assuming the position of Chief Science Officer at Impossible Foods, a new company applying molecular biology to… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, General, NCBI, PubMed



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New Full Text Access Feature in PubMed: Institutional Repository LinkOut!

Posted by on March 22nd, 2017 0 comments

PubMed users can now see the icon that links to the full text deposited at an institutional repository (IR) using LinkOut. The LinkOut service provides links to full text, library holdings, and other relevant external resources from PubMed and other NCBI databases. Until this year, there were three quick ways to access full text articles… Read More »

Posted in: LinkOut, NCBI, NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools



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NN/LM Webinar on March 9: Five Questions You Can Answer Using the NCBI Gene Database

Posted by on February 22nd, 2017 0 comments

Registration is available for the one-hour NN/LM webinar Five Questions You Can Answer Using the NCBI Gene Database, on Thursday, March 9, 10:00-11:00 AM PST. Presenters will be Peter Cooper and Bonnie Maidak from NCBI. The Gene resource at the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is a central hub for accessing nearly all molecular… Read More »

Posted in: Data, Education & Training, NCBI, NLM Resources, Search Tools



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NIH Request for Information (RFI) on Processes for database of Genotypes and Phenotypes Data Submission, Access, and Management

Posted by on February 21st, 2017 0 comments

The National Institutes of Health has just issued a Request for Information (RFI) seeking public comment on the data submission and access processes for the NIH National Center for Biotechnology (NCBI) database of Genotypes and Phenotypes (dbGaP).┬áThe RFI also seeks comment on the management of data in dbGaP in order to consider options to improve… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Data, NCBI, NLM Resources



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NCBI Webinar: PubMed for Clinicians in November

Posted by on November 1st, 2016 0 comments

On November 9, NLM staff will show health care professionals how to search PubMed for the most relevant and recent literature, explore specific clinical research areas, set up email alerts and more. Date and time: Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 10:00-11:00am PST Visit the PubMed for Clinicians registration page to register. After registering, you will receive… Read More »

Posted in: Education & Training, Events, Healthcare Professionals, NCBI, PubMed

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