Updated August 3, 2015

Latest News

High-resolution 3D images reveal the muscle mitochondrial power grid

NIAMS Update — July 23, 2015

Special Announcement — July 23, 2015, Letter from Dr. Stephen I. Katz: Investing in the Early Stages of the Scientific Pipeline

Early antiretroviral therapy prevents non-AIDS outcomes in HIV-infected people

Honoring Health — Healthy Body, Healthy Mind…Healthy Aging — July 2015

NIAMS Staff Join in the Fight Against Ebola

Protein’s Role in Rheumatoid Arthritis-Induced Bone Loss Revealed

NIAMS Update — June 18, 2015

Special Announcement — June 18, 2015, Letter from Dr. Stephen I. Katz: Partnering To Broaden Our Impact

NIH Common Fund launches physical activity research program

Five named to NIAMS Advisory Council

NIAMS Update — May 21, 2015

Special Announcement — May 21, 2015, Letter from Dr. Stephen I. Katz: An Update on the NIH Initiative to Enhance Research Rigor and Reproducibility

Protein Linked to Dermatomyositis Found to Have Role in Regenerating Muscle

Bioengineered Compound May Aid in Treating Osteoarthritic Joints

NIAMS Multicultural Outreach News — May 7, 2015

NIAMS Division Director Presents at Congressional Briefing on Rare Bone Diseases

Potential Biomarker for Treatment Response in Vasculitis Patients Identified

Health Research off the Earth, For the Earth

NIAMS Update — April 23, 2015

Special Announcement — April 23, 2015, Letter from Dr. Stephen I. Katz: The Importance of Acknowledging NIAMS/NIH Support

Stem Cell-Based Strategies Offer Personalized Approaches For Treating Inherited Skin Disease

NIAMS Takes On ‘Language Access’

Atkinson Honored as NIH Distinguished Scholar, Educator

Scientists Make No Bones About First Study of Osteocyte Cultures on Space Station

NIAMS, NIAID and FNIH Host AMP Investigators (scroll to fourth item)

NIAMS Discusses 3-D Human Tissue Models (scroll to end)


Long-term Follow-up Data From Large Orthopaedic Studies May Help Guide Clinical Practice

NIAMS Update — March 19, 2015

Special Announcement — March 19, 2015, Letter from Dr. Stephen I. Katz: The Value of Clear Science Communications

NIAMS’ Intramural Research Programs Foster Spirit of Discovery External Web Site Policy

Autoimmune Disease Super-Regulators Uncovered

NIAMS Hosts Career Development Forum (scroll to end)

Be a Partner in Clinical Research, Help Others, Help Yourself

Changing the Face of Cherubism: Preclinical development of potential therapies for a rare and untreatable inflammatory bone condition

Shared Pathways: Innovative studies of cherubism may aid development of therapies for common inflammatory bone diseases

NIAMS Update — February 19, 2015

Special Announcement — February 19, 2015, Letter From Dr. Stephen I. Katz: Highlights from the NIAMS Intramural Research Program

Research With Space Explorers May One Day Heal Earth’s Warriors

NIH researchers reveal link between powerful gene regulatory elements and autoimmune diseases

Fixing Flawed Body Parts, Engineering New Tissues and Organs

February 2015 Shorttakes

Congressional Staff See ‘Inside NIAMS Labs’

NIAMS Multicultural Outreach News — January 29, 2015

NIAMS Update — January 22, 2015

Special Announcement — January 22, 2015, Letter From Dr. Stephen I. Katz: NIAMS Continues Efforts to Reach Multicultural Communities

Siblings Help Advance CANDLE Syndrome Research External Web Site Policy

Research Spotlight: Dr. Nancy Lane, Sex differences in musculoskeletal diseases across the lifespan

Role of Disc Degeneration in Pain Explored (scroll to fifth item)

Benefits of Physical Activity To Be Explored (scroll to last item)

Osteoporosis in Aging, Protect Your Bones with Exercise

Biomarkers For Predicting Lupus Flares Identified

Insight Into Skeletal Features of Neurofibromatosis Suggests Treatment Approach

New Insights Into How Psoriasis Arises and How It Heals

NIAMS Update — December 18, 2014

Special Announcement — December 18, 2014, Letter from Dr. Stephen I. Katz: New NIAMS Initiative Facilitates Transition from Projects to Programs

NIAMS Multicultural Outreach News — December 16, 2014

Serotonin Drives Vicious Cycle of Itching and Scratching

NIAMS Hosts Its First Bilingual Twitter Chat

When Your Back Hurts, Don’t Let Back Pain Knock You Flat

Halting Inflammation After Joint Injury May Reduce Risk of Osteoarthritis Later

NIAMS Update — November 20, 2014

Special Announcement — November 20, 2014, Letter from Dr. Stephen I. Katz: Connecting with our Congressional Colleagues

Clinical Exome Sequencing Detects Disease-Causing Glitches

Two NIH’ers Elected To Institute of Medicine

Newly Discovered Thyroid Hormone Receptor Helps Control Bone Formation
Advance Offers Novel Strategy for Treating Osteoporosis

Chronic UV Exposure Induces Opioid Response That is Associated with Tanning Addiction

Research on Keratins Reveals Unexpected Link Between Hair Disorders and Dental Decay

NIAMS Update — October 23, 2014

Special Announcement —October 23, 2014, Letter from Dr. Stephen I. Katz: Introducing the Accelerating Medicines Partnership Network in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lupus