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It might be safe to say that you’re aware of the continuing Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, but perhaps less so of NIAID’s efforts to help stem the tide of outbreaks.

Ebola Virus

Opportunities and Resources

The Commercialization Readiness Pilot (CRP) helps transition NIH-funded Phase II small business research projects to the commercialization stage by funding technical assistance and later-stage research and development.

Wanted: highly meritorious clinical trial applications (Phase 1 and beyond) of regenerative medicine interventions using adult stem cells that are based on strong scientific rationale and have a comprehensive scientific and operational plan.

NIH’s Commercialization Accelerator Program (CAP) helps small business grantees establish market and customer relevance, build commercial relationships, and focus on revenue opportunities.

In The News

Prospective HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Units applicants should plan to submit an optional “Other Attachment” related to the Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America (EHE) initiative.

The topic of research integrity is evolving, from past problems of fabrications and plagiarism to recent concerns over inappropriate activities of individual scientists.

Advice Corner

Suppose your application received a score within our published payline, you're waiting for your Notice of Award and want to start your project, but you need money to get it underway.

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