For Institute program-specific acronyms, go to NIAID Profile and Fact Book.
See Multiple PI Leadership Plan.
Written preliminary contractual instrument that authorizes a contractor to begin immediately manufacturing supplies or performing services. Go to FAR 16.603-1.
Letter NIAID may require or request from an applicant or offeror before issuing a request for applications or solicitation.
Legally binding agreement that gives certain rights to a licensee, e.g., patent rights or use of materials, such as in a Biological Material License or Material Transfer Agreement.
Go to NIAID's Office of Technology Development.
Costs to an agency for recurring operations and supporting and disposing of items acquired during a contract.
They include the amortized annual costs associated with capital, installation, operations, maintenance, and disposal, discounted over the lifetime of a product.
See Bibliography and References Cited.
Last Updated April 24, 2012
Last Reviewed April 24, 2012