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Top Ten Things NIH RePORT and RePORTER Can Do for You

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Opportunities and Resources

NIAID seeks to renew the Adjuvant Discovery Program, which supports the identification and characterization of novel, effective, and safe vaccine adjuvants.
NIAID seeks a partner to operate the Cellular Immunology Core Laboratory, which will conduct, analyze, develop, optimize, and validate cellular immunologic assays for multiple pathogens, to be performed on fresh and frozen preclinical samples.
The funds may be used to pay for computational services, supplies, equipment, and supported effort of additional scientific staff to sustain the research project while an investigator gives priority to a critical life event.

In The News

The Revised Simplified Review Framework would reorganize five major regulatory criteria under three scored categories and reduce the number of non-score driving review considerations that reviewers evaluate.
The NIH Grants Policy Statement provides up-to-date policy instruction that serves as the standard terms and conditions of award for NIH grants, as well as guidance for applicants pursuing an NIH grant.
HHS offers guidance on how to administer your program in compliance with applicable Civil Rights laws, e.g., sex discrimination and harassment, disability, and religious freedom.

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