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Headquarters Bethesda, MD
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Government
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

The National Institutes of Health (NIH), through its own research and the distribution of grants, seeks to understand disease inside and out. Part of the US Department of Health and Human Services, NIH is the government's main medical research entity. It comprises 27 institutes and centers covering every medical discipline, from general medical sciences to alternative therapies. The organization has some 6,000 scientists of its own and gives out at least 50,000 grants to researchers at more than 3,000 universities, hospitals, and research labs in all 50 states. Among its... More

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