NCATS Funding Opportunity: Tissue Chip Program
Posted by: Crystal Williams on: October 18, 2016 | Print This Page
NCATS has issued new funding opportunities through its Tissue Chip for Drug Screening program, including:
- Tissue Chips for Disease Modeling and Efficacy Testing: Letters of intent are due Oct. 29, 2016, and applications must be submitted by Dec. 13, 2016. Read the full announcement.
- Tissue Chips in Space: NCATS and the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) are collaborating to use tissue chip technology for translational research at the International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory. Letters of intent are due Nov. 15, 2016, and applications must be submitted by Dec. 15, 2016. Read the full announcement.
In addition, NCATS recently announced its support for three new testing centers to provide a way for scientists to test and validate tissue chip platforms independently. View descriptions of the new testing centers.