Full Text of Announcement Section I.
Full Text of Announcement Section I. While general topic areas are listed below, applicants should read the specific interests of the ICs carefully prior to submission.
Topic areas appropriate for this Business report headings hs crp include, but are not limited to the following: Preparation of documents required to support a clinical trial e. Late Stage Research and Development Activities: Technical Assistance PAR and applicants interested in only requesting technical assistance should apply through that funding opportunity.
NINDS will not accept applications that include clinical trials. Other human subjects research can be submitted and NINDS may decline funding of any application that includes human subjects for programmatic or administrative reasons.
The Institute might consider certain clinical trial planning activities as described in PAR see: Technical Assistance PAR so applicants interested in only requesting technical assistance should apply through that funding opportunity. Applications for research involving human subjects can be submitted in response to this FOA, but NEI may decline funding of any application that includes human subjects for programmatic or administrative reasons.
Applicants considering projects involving any type of human subjects research are strongly encouraged to contact program staff for consultation before submission. Technical Assistance PAR and applicants interested in requesting only technical assistance should apply through that funding opportunity.
Award Information Funding Instrument Grant: A support mechanism providing money, property, or both to an eligible entity to carry out an approved project or activity. Funds Available and Anticipated Number of Awards The number of awards is contingent upon NIH appropriations and the submission of a sufficient number of meritorious applications.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact NIH program officials prior to submitting any application as individual ICs may have specific guidelines. In all cases, applicants should propose a budget that is reasonable and appropriate for completion of the research project.
Award Project Period The scope of the proposed project should determine the project period. The maximum project period allowed is 3 years. A small business concern is one that, at the time of award of Phase I and Phase II, meets all of the following criteria: Is organized for profit, with a place of business located in the United States, which operates primarily within the United States or which makes a significant contribution to the United States economy through payment of taxes or use of American products, materials or labor; 2.
Is in the legal form of an individual proprietorship, partnership, limited liability company, corporation, joint venture, association, trust or cooperative, except that where the form is a joint venture, there must be less than 50 percent participation by foreign business entities in the joint venture; 3.
Be a joint venture in which each entity to the joint venture must meet the requirements set forth in paragraph 3 i or 3 ii of this section.
Has, including its affiliates, not more than employees. Application and Submission Information for additional instructions regarding required application certification. If an Employee Stock Ownership Plan owns all or part of the concern, each stock trustee and plan member is considered an owner.
If a trust owns all or part of the concern, each trustee and trust beneficiary is considered an owner. Hedge fund has the meaning given that term in section 13 h 2 of the Bank Holding Company Act of 12 U. The hedge fund must have a place of business located in the United States and be created or organized in the United States, or under the law of the United States or of any State.
Portfolio company means any company that is owned in whole or part by a venture capital operating company, hedge fund, or private equity firm. The private equity firm must have a place of business located in the United States and be created or organized in the United States, or under the law of the United States or of any State.
The venture capital operating company must have a place of business located in the United States and be created or organized in the United States, or under the law of the United States or of any State. SBCs must also meet the other regulatory requirements found in 13 C.
Business concerns, other than investment companies licensed, or state development companies qualifying under the Small Business Investment Act of15 U. Business concerns include, but are not limited to, any individual sole proprietorship partnership, corporation, joint venture, association, or cooperative.
Foreign Institutions Non-domestic non-U.
Entities Foreign Institutions are not eligible to apply. Organizations are not eligible to apply. All registrations must be completed prior to the application being submitted. Registration can take 6 weeks or more, so applicants should begin the registration process as soon as possible.
The NIH Policy on Late Submission of Grant Applications states that failure to complete registrations in advance of a due date is not a valid reason for a late submission.
The same DUNS number must be used for all registrations, as well as on the grant application. The renewal process may require as much time as the initial registration.The Office of Inspector General Hotline accepts tips from all sources about potential fraud, waste, abuse and mismanagement in Department of Health & Human Services programs.
The reporting individual should indicate that the fraud, waste and/or abuse concerns an SBIR/STTR grant or contract, if relevant. Report . Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu’s.
C-reactive protein (CRP), a nonspecific inflammatory marker, is widely used to monitor treatment of cardiovascular diseases (high serum CRP levels indicate poor outcome of heart disease).
The work of the Revitalization Team is being reported to the Commission at its seventeenth session through the progress report of the Executive Director on the activities of the United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat) (HS/C/17/2), particularly section B, entitled "Revitalization of .
Part of the reauthorization was an expansion of the Commercialization Readiness Pilot (CRP) Program to the NIH and this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) aims to implement the CRP .
cular inflammation are Lp-PLA2 and hs-CRP. There are many clinical trials around the world showing that hs-CRP (a measure of C-Reactive Protein, which indicates inflammation) is a better independent predictor of heart attack and stroke than Lp-PLA2.
However, Lp-PLA2 is a more specific biomarker of vascular inflammation than hs-CRP