NCMHD


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National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities

 
an institute of the national institutes of health whose mission is to reduce and ultimately eliminate health disparities between racial and ethnic minorities (and other groups such as the urban and rural poor) and society as a whole. It does this by conducting and supporting basic, clinical, and behavioral research, emerging programs, training, and information dissemination in this area.

NCMHD

NCMHD

National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities
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Funding for this conference was made possible in part by NIH NCI U54 grant CA96297 and CA96300 "UPR-MDACC Partnership for Excellence in Cancer Research Program"; by NIH NCMHD U54 grant MD007587-03 PR Clinical and Translational Research Consortium; by NIH NIMHD G12MD007600 Research Centers in Minority Institutions Program, UPR MSC; by the UPR Comprehensive Cancer Center; and by institutional funds from the UPR Medical Sciences Campus Deanship of Academic Affairs and Deanship of Administration.
According to the University of California at Davis NCMHD Center of Excellence for Nutritional Genomics, approximately 50 human diseases can be attributed to genetic variations and can be remedied or improved by the administration of high levels of the vitamin component of the corresponding coenzyme.
Mendez-Luck and Wallace received support from the University of California, Los Angeles, Center for Health Improvement in Minority Elderly/Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research, NIH/NIA/ NCMHD, under Grant P30-AG-021684.
This study was supported by National Institutes of Health grants NIAAA R21AA013813, NCRR G12-RR-03026-18, CH05-DREW-616, and NCMHD 1P20MD000182-01 to Charles R.