The Duke Funding Alert newsletter, published every Monday, provides information on all new and updated grants and fellowships added to the database during the prior week. This listserv is restricted to members of the Duke community.
Alzheimer's Disease Translational Center for Disease Model Resources (U54)
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites U54 Cooperative Agreement applications aiming to establish an Alzheimer’s Disease Translational Center for Disease Model Resources. The purpose of the Center is to: develop the next generation of rodent animal models of AD; conduct extensive characterization and clinico-pathological staging of AD animal models using translatable biomarkers; develop translatable pharmacodynamic biomarkers for well validated therapeutic targets; develop and implement guidelines for standardized best practices for the rigorous preclinical testing of AD candidates; conduct preclinical testing of candidate AD therapeutics and transparent reporting.
- Letter of Intent Due Date(s): December 11, 2015
- Application Due Date(s): January 11, 2016, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.
RFA-AG-16-014 Expiration Date January 12, 2015
An application may request a budget of up to $3.5 million direct costs per year. Budgets should reflect the actual needs of the proposed project.
An application may request a project period up to five years.