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Participants at NCATS Day 2018
Sharing Patient & Community Perspectives at NCATS Day 2018

NCATS Day is a cornerstone of the Center’s efforts to engage and collaborate with a variety of diverse stakeholders, particularly patients and their communities, to advance translational science.

After seven days of the new browning process, human white fat tissue looks like brown fat. (Brian M. Gillette/Columbia University Photo)
NCATS-Supported Research Shows Potential for Altering Body Fat

Researchers, supported in part by the CTSA Program, have discovered a new way to take white fat from a mouse, turn it into brown fat and return it to the mouse. These findings could have implications for treating obesity.

Features and Briefs

Discover our collection of feature stories describing how NCATS support enables scientists to speed translational research.

Scientific Publications

Browse a listing of peer-reviewed scientific publications that feature research supported by NCATS programs and initiatives.

NCATS E-Newsletter

Explore the NCATS e-newsletter, a monthly digest of news and information from the Center, or browse past issues.

Connect with NCATS

Stay in touch with NCATS by connecting via social media, joining our listserv for frequent announcements or subscribing to our monthly e-newsletter.

Features and Briefs

Discover our collection of feature stories describing how NCATS support enables scientists to speed translational research.

Scientific Publications

Browse a listing of peer-reviewed scientific publications that feature research supported by NCATS programs and initiatives.

NCATS E-Newsletter

Explore the NCATS e-newsletter, a monthly digest of news and information from the Center, or browse past issues.

Connect with NCATS

Stay in touch with NCATS by connecting via social media, joining our listserv for frequent announcements or subscribing to our monthly e-newsletter.

Media Contact

NCATS media inquiries are handled by the Center's communications team. For more information or to request an interview:

NCATS in the News

NCATS-supported scientists are engaged in cutting-edge translational research activities across the United States. See breaking news and media coverage of the latest advances made possible by support from the Center.