First established in 1994, the Tuberculosis Research Units Network (TBRU-N) integrates scientific and clinical research disciplines to study aspects of human TB in endemic countries. The Network is comprised of four multi-project awards to study TB latency and persistence and their relation to active TB disease in humans.
NIAID participates in or funds many different consortia, clinical trial programs, networks, and research collaborations that help to move science forward. These are listed here, with new ones added all the time. Use the Search by Keyword field to narrow your search.
The ACTG established and supports the largest Network of expert clinical and translational investigators and therapeutic clinical trials units in the world, including sites in resource-limited countries. These investigators and units serve as the major resource for HIV/AIDS research, treatment, care, and training/education in their communities.
Community Partners (CP) works to promote effective representation of the many US-based and international communities in which the NIH-funded HIV Clinical Trials Networks conduct research.
European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) funds research for prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria, and neglected infectious diseases in sub-Saharan Africa.