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Category:National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
Abbrev NIAAA  +
CurationStatus uncurated  +
DefiningCitation  +
Definition Leadership in the national effort to reduc Leadership in the national effort to reduce alcohol-related problems. It does this by by: * Conducting and supporting research in a wide range of scientific areas including genetics, neuroscience, epidemiology, health risks and benefits of alcohol consumption, prevention, and treatment; * Coordinating and collaborating with other research institutes and Federal Programs on alcohol-related issues; * Collaborating with international, national, state, and local institutions, organizations, agencies, and programs engaged in alcohol-related work; and * Translating and disseminating research findings to health care providers, researchers, policymakers, and the public. The Institute's efforts to fulfill its mission are guided by the NIAAA vision to support and promote, through research and education, the best science on alcohol and health for the benefit of all by: * Increasing the understanding of normal and abnormal biological functions and behavior relating to alcohol use; * Improving the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of alcohol use disorders; and * Enhancing quality health care. Research opportunities to increase our understanding of why, how, and when people drink, and why and how some people develop alcohol use disorders, are set forth in the NIAAA Strategic Plan for Research h in the NIAAA Strategic Plan for Research
Id nlx_inv_1005113  +
Is part of Resource:NIH Blueprint for Neuroscience Research +, National Institutes of Health +
Keywords Alcohol abuse +, Alcoholism +, Research +, Funding resource +, Grants. +, Training +
Label National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 2 February 2015 02:53:01  +
ModifiedDate 2 February 2015  +
SuperCategory Government granting agency  +
Synonym National Institute on Alcohol Abuse Alcoholism  +
Twitter NIAAAnews  +
Categories Government granting agency
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Resource:Alcohol and Alcohol Problems Science Database +, Resource:Collaborative Studies on Genetics of Alcoholism + Is part of
Resource:Add Health (National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health) +, Resource:BMAP - Brain Molecular Anatomy Project +, Resource:Center for Inherited Disease Research +, Resource:Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism +, Resource:Flybrain at Stanford +, Resource:Gene Weaver +, Resource:GeneNetwork +, Resource:Integrative Neuroscience Initiative on Alcoholism +, Resource:JAX Neuroscience Mutagenesis Facility +, Resource:MBL - The Mouse Brain Library +, Resource:N-CANDA: Data Integration Component +, Resource:PhenoGen Informatics +, Resource:PhosphoSitePlus: Protein Modification Site +, Resource:Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Centers +, Resource:WebGestalt: WEB-based GEne SeT AnaLysis Toolkit + Supporting Agency


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