Category: Research Announcements

Global Probiotics Council – Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research

The Global Probiotics Council (GPC), a committee established in 2004 by DANONE NUTRICIA RESEARCH and YAKULT HONSHA CO., LTD., has announced the twelfth annual Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research…

NIH – Statement on Article Publication Resulting from NIH Funded Research

Effective communication of scientific results is an essential part of the scientific process. In support of public access to National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded research, authors are encouraged to…

NIH Policy Supporting the Next Generation Researchers Initiative

URL for full policy:  https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-17-101.html NIH and its stakeholder community have been concerned for many years about the long-term growth and stability of the biomedical research work force. The current…

NIH announcement – Revised SF424 (R&R) Application Guides and Supplemental Instructions Available

This Notice informs the biomedical and health services research communities that we have updated our application guide and supplemental instructions. Based on applicant feedback, we have made minor changes to…

NIH & AHRQ Announce Upcoming Changes to Policies, Instructions and Forms for 2016 Grant Applications

Policy & Guidance Changes - Phase 1 Timing:  Effective for applications submitted for due dates on or after January 25, 2016 Application Forms:  FORMS-C (current forms; already available) Instructions:  By…

American Heart Association – open data policy

AHA now requires grant applicants to non-exempt programs to include a data sharing plan as part of the application process.  Any research data that is needed for independent verification of…

NIGMS Request for Information: Innovative Approaches to Technology Development for the Biomedical Research Community

Release Date:  June 10, 2015 Response Date: August 7, 2015 Related Announcements None Issued by National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) Purpose The National Institute of General Medical Sciences…

NIGMS Request for Information: Soliciting Comments on Support for Research on the Structure Determination of Membrane Proteins and Protein Complexes by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences

Release Date:    June 12, 2015 Response Date:  July 20, 2015 Related Announcements None Issued by National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) Purpose This is a time-sensitive Request for Information…

NIH announcement – Enhancing Reproducibility through Rigor and Transparency

Published June 9, 2015 The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Extramural Research (OER) plans to clarify and revise application instructions and review criteria to enhance reproducibility of research…

NIH announcement – Consideration of Sex as a Biological Variable in NIH-funded Research

Published June 9, 2015 The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is committed to improving the health outcomes of men and women through support of rigorous science that advances fundamental knowledge…