National Institutes of Health(redirected from U.S. National Institutes of Health)
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|Noun||1.||National Institutes of Health - an agency in the Department of Health and Human Services whose mission is to employ science in the pursuit of knowledge to improve human health; is the principal biomedical research agency of the federal government|
National Library of Medicine, U.S. National Library of Medicine, United States National Library of Medicine - the world's largest medical library
Department of Health and Human Services, Health and Human Services, HHS - the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with health and welfare; created in 1979