Alan E. Guttmacher, M.D. has served as Director of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development since August 2010, following a term as Acting Director beginning in December 2009.
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"Infertile mouse” is not a common phrase, but geneticist Mary Ann Handel, Ph.D., has made a career of studying infertile male mice to unlock the mysteries of infertility in human males.
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