National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

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National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

 (NIDDK)
an institute of the national institutes of health; it conducts and supports basic and applied research and provides leadership for a national program in diabetes, endocrinology, and metabolic diseases; digestive diseases and nutrition; and kidney, urologic, and hematologic diseases.
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Bone demineralization, pain, and spontaneous fractures thus can occur as kidney disease progresses (NIDDKD, 2009a).
High serum creatinine is an indicator of kidney dysfunction (NIDDKD, 2009b).
*Lucy Greene has been appointed associate director for management of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD), of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Two other agencies, also part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), will help provide funding-The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD) and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI).
Two of the grants were awarded through the NIH National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD).
The study, which will include 3,000 volunteers over 2 years, is being funded by the National Institutes of Health National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD).
"The NIH, with assistance from the American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) are cooperating to provide much-needed data about what works best in this emerging surgical field," said James Everhart, MD, of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD) project officer, said.
Other transplant-related items in the Omnibus bill include: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD) - $994.2 million for FY 1999, compared to $872.2 million in 1998; and National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) - $1.54 billion, compared to $1.35 billion in FY 98.