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 Technology Transfer and Intellectual Property Office.
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