Data Modeling & Analysis

  • Overview   This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages the translation of research discoveries into new treatments for disorders that fall under the mission of NIAAA. The goal is to advance the commercialization of small molecules, natural products or biologics that have shown therapeutic potential for alcohol use disorder or alcohol-related diseases in preclinical testing, by...
  • Overview This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages the translation of research discoveries into new treatments for disorders that fall under the mission of NIAAA. The goal is to advance the commercialization of small molecules, natural products or biologics that have shown therapeutic potential for alcohol use disorder or alcohol-related diseases in preclinical testing, by...
  • View and Register for all TechRich Events on WBCNA's Website April 2015 1 – DCAA Seminar Series Session #1 8 – DCAA Seminar Series Session #2 15 – DCAA Seminar Series Session #3 22 – DCAA Seminar Series Session #4 22 – SBIR/STTR Class 29 – DCAA Seminar Series Session #5 May 2015 13 – Q3 Ideation Session 29 – Empowering Our Veterans June 2015 3 – Cyber Security Seminar 10 –...
  • The zebrafish is used extensively by NIH funded investigators to examine many aspects of the basic biology of vertebrates and, in the past several years, has become an important model organism for a variety of human diseases. During fiscal year 2013, twenty of the NIH Institutes, Centers and Offices funded approximately 700 grants related to zebrafish research, with an investment totaling...
  • The zebrafish is used extensively by NIH funded investigators to examine many aspects of the basic biology of vertebrates and, in the past several years, has become an important model organism for a variety of human diseases. During fiscal year 2013, twenty of the NIH Institutes, Centers and Offices funded approximately 700 grants related to zebrafish research, with an investment totaling...
  • The NIH and other research sponsors provide significant funding to support the development of new technologies to support biomedical and behavioral research, through a variety of grant mechanisms, including NIH’s R01, R21, P01, P41, and P50 basic research grants. This investment has resulted in the development of innovative technologies, including hardware (e.g., instruments, devices, etc...
  • Overview This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages the translation of research discoveries into new treatments for disorders that fall under the mission of NIAAA.  The goal is to advance the commercialization of small molecules, natural products or biologics that have shown therapeutic potential for alcohol use disorder or alcohol-related diseases in preclinical testing, by...
  • Overview This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages the translation of research discoveries into new treatments for disorders that fall under the mission of NIAAA.  The goal is to advance the commercialization of small molecules, natural products or biologics that have shown therapeutic potential for alcohol use disorder or alcohol-related diseases in preclinical testing, by...
  • A. Overview This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is part of a suite of complementary programs to encourage the translation of research discoveries into new treatments for disorders that fall under the NINDS mission. The NINDS Cooperative Research to Enable and Advance Translational Enterprises for Biotechnology Products and Biologics (CREATE Bio) program is dedicated to biotechnology...
  • The SBIR/STTR Programs were recently reauthorized by the United States Congress with the SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011(P.L. 112-81).  One change that was made to the SBIR program in this reauthorization was the authority for certain participating federal agencies to ‘issue a Phase II award to a small business concern that did not receive a Phase I award for that research/...
  • The Women's Business Center of North Alabama (WBCNA) will now lead the TechRich project, a Small Business Administration (SBA) contract designed to capitalize on existing R...
  • The NIH and other research sponsors invest a significant amount of funds in the development of new technologies to study the brain and behavior, from basic and clinical perspectives, through a variety of mechanisms, including, from NIH, the R01, R21, R33, P01, P41, and P50 grants. This investment has produced a large number of technologies that include hardware (e.g., instruments, devices, etc...
  • Purpose NINDS is committed to advancing diagnostics and treatments for people burdened by neurological diseases and the NINDS Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs have provided the small business community with critical seed funding to support the development of a wide variety of technologies and therapeutics for the treatment of...
  • Background G-protein coupled receptor proteins (GPCRs) are membrane bound proteins that serve to modulate cellular activities. Many of the GPCRs have potential significance in healthy mental function and in mental disorders, including receptors for serotonin, glutamate, dopamine, opioids, GABA, orexins, somatostatin, muscarinic, cannabinoid, adrenergic, Neuropeptide Y, corticotropin releasing...
  • Background G-protein coupled receptor proteins (GPCRs) are membrane bound proteins that serve to modulate cellular activities. Many of the GPCRs have potential significance in healthy mental function and in mental disorders, including receptors for serotonin, glutamate, dopamine, opioids, GABA, orexins, somatostatin, muscarinic, cannabinoid, adrenergic, Neuropeptide Y, corticotropin releasing...
  • This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is encourages Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant applications from small business concerns (SBCs) that focus on development of technologies in biomedical computing, informatics, and Big Data science. This FOA is coordinated by the NIH Big Data Initiative (BD2K) and the Biomedical Information Science and Technology Initiative (BISTI)...
  • This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grant applications from small business concerns (SBCs) that focus on development of technologies in biomedical computing, informatics, and Big Data science. This FOA is coordinated by the NIH Big Data Initiative (BD2K) and the Biomedical Information Science and Technology Initiative (BISTI) committees...
  • By Terry Griffin, Project Manager Huntsville Advanced Defense Technology Cluster Information below describes how federal government agencies and departments have turned to cloud computing. As competition increases for contracts in an austere budget environment, it is essential for small businesses to understand the importance and application of cloud computing. “Cloud computing is...
  • As the Director of Workforce Development at J.F. Drake State Community and Technical College, I am excited to assist your organization meet the challenges associated with today’s workforce initiatives. Drake State is committed to serving its community as the primary provider of workforce development, education and training. Through its Workforce Development Division, the college provides a...
  • The NHGRI has supported the generation of many large-scale genomic data sets such as genome sequence, haplotype maps, transcriptome measurements, protein interactions, and functional elements. NHGRI encourages the development of new computational methods and tools to analyze these and other large datasets, and to extract useful biological information from them. Where possible, existing community...
  • These FOAs are listed to inform potential applicants about other funding opportunities to which they can apply; applications submitted in response to this omnibus FOA are not limited to research and development areas described in the following targeted FOAs. The NHLBI encourages mission-aligned applications for innovative technologies outside these targeted areas. (Funding Opportunity...
  • The NIEHS Superfund Research Program (SRP) is interested in applying innovative approaches to develop novel strategies to characterize, monitor, and remediate hazardous substances at contaminated sites. SRP encourages applicants to develop green / sustainable detection technologies and remediation approaches that improve energy efficiency and reduce waste generation. Examples include but are not...
  • The NIEHS is interested in: (1) developing, standardizing, and validating sensitive and specific innovative tests and integrated testing strategies that can reduce, refine, or replace animal use and that will provide improved predictivity, and potential cost and time savings compared to current standard laboratory animal tests (i.e., assays for carcinogenicity, immunotoxicity, reproductive or...
  • Provides support for the development of evidence-based products related to behavioral and social aspects of oral health, oral health prevention or treatment interventions, and other patient-oriented aspects of oral health. This includes support for clinical trials and patient-oriented research to establish safety and initial efficacy of products. NIDCR is especially interested in applications...
  • The NHGRI has supported the generation of many large-scale genomic data sets such as genome sequence, haplotype maps, transcriptome measurements, protein interactions, and functional elements. NHGRI encourages the development of new computational methods and tools to analyze these and other large datasets, and to extract useful biological information from them. Where possible, existing community...
  • The NIEHS Superfund Research Program (SRP) is interested in applying innovative approaches to develop novel strategies to characterize, monitor, and remediate hazardous substances at contaminated sites. SRP encourages applicants to develop green / sustainable detection technologies and remediation approaches that improve energy efficiency and reduce waste generation. Examples include but are not...
  • The NIEHS is interested in: (1) developing, standardizing, and validating sensitive and specific innovative tests and integrated testing strategies that can reduce, refine, or replace animal use and that will provide improved predictivity, and potential cost and time savings compared to current standard laboratory animal tests (i.e., assays for carcinogenicity, immunotoxicity, reproductive or...
  • Provides support for the development of evidence-based products related to behavioral and social aspects of oral health, oral health prevention or treatment interventions, and other patient-oriented aspects of oral health. This includes support for clinical trials and patient-oriented research to establish safety and initial efficacy of products. NIDCR is especially interested in applications...
  • In this Omnibus Solicitation, NIDA emphasizes its need to discover, evaluate and develop medications (both small molecules and biologics) to treat substance use disorders (SUDs). NIDA further emphasizes an importance of fostering research through NIDA SBIR/STTR Program aimed at the research and development of medications for SUD, as well as research aimed at modernizing the drug discovery and...
  • Research Objectives The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Blueprint for Neuroscience Research is a collaborative effort among the NIH Office of the Director and 15 Institutes and Centers to accelerate the pace of discovery and understanding in neuroscience research (http://neuroscienceblueprint.nih.gov/). This FOA is affiliated with the Neuroscience Blueprint, with Institutes and Centers...
  • Research Objectives The overarching goal of the SBIR program at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) is to support small businesses to develop technologies that can advance the mission of the Institute, including in basic neuroscience research relevant to mental disorders, translational and clinical research of mental disorders, clinical diagnosis or treatment of mental disorders, and...
  • 1. Research Objectives The primary objectives of the SHIFT SBIR initiative are to foster research that is translational in nature and to transform academic scientific discoveries into commercial products and services. A major feature of the SHIFT program includes the opportunity for SBCs to hire skilled academic investigators (e.g., senior postdoctoral fellow, research associate, engineer or...
  • Background G-protein coupled receptor proteins (GPCRs) are membrane bound proteins that serve to modulate cellular activities. Many of the GPCRs have potential significance in healthy mental function and in mental disorders, including receptors for serotonin, glutamate, dopamine, opioids, GABA, orexins, somatostatin, muscarinic, cannabinoid, adrenergic, Neuropeptide Y, corticotropin releasing...