The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to support exploratory and developmental research projects to uncover functional roles of non-coding RNAs (ncRNAs) in viral infectious diseases.
Importantly, the projects should focus on functional characterization and mechanistic studies
of previously identified ncRNAs.
Applications limited to the discovery or identification of ncRNAs will not be supported under this RFA.
Obtain Full Opportunity Text: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AI-18-025.html
Additional Information of Eligibility: Other Eligible Applicants include the following: Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions; Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AANAPISISs); Eligible Agencies of the Federal Government; Faith-based or Community-based Organizations; Hispanic-serving Institutions; Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs); Indian/Native American Tribal Governments (Other than Federally Recognized); Non-domestic (non-U.S.) Entities (Foreign Organizations); Regional Organizations; Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs) ; U. S. Territory or Possession; Non-domestic (non-U.S.) Entities (Foreign Institutions) are eligible to apply Non-domestic (non-U.S.) components of U. S. Organizations are eligible to apply.
Foreign components, as defined in the NIH Grants Policy Statement, are allowed.
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