Bridging Interventional Development Gaps researchers will support two projects aimed at finding treatments for diabetic keratopathy — a condition that often leads to blindness — and severe heart attacks.
Read about recent awards for the Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network program, a global translational research collaboration that includes NCATS, new pre-clinical research projects and more.
NCATS researchers will begin work on three new pre-clinical drug development projects for malaria, Lassa fever and two blood disorders through the Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Diseases program.
NIH funds 22 consortia and a data center to study more than 200 rare diseases.
How is NCATS advancing translational research? Learn more about the Center's work and some of its early successes.
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Apply by Jan. 15, 2015, for the Clinical and Translational Science Awards program.
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Small Business Funding Opportunities
NCATS participates in the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs to support companies developing new therapies and diagnostics to help move bench research to clinical practice and commercialization.