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Notice of Intent to Publish a Request for Applications for NIA Alzheimer's Disease Research Centers (P50)

Funding Number: NOT-AG-12-019
Funding Type: NOT
Release Date: December 5, 2012
Expiration Date: January 1, 2020
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Notice Intent Publish Request Applications NIA Alzheimer's Disease Research Centers P50) Notice Number: NOT-AG-12-019 Key Dates Release Date: December 4, 2012 Estimated Publication Date Announcement: nbsp;January 2013  First Estimated Application Due Date: nbsp;May 2013  Related Announcements NOT-OD-12-161 Issued National Institute Aging NIA) Purpose NIA intends issue Funding Opportunity Announcement FOA) continue Alzheimer's Disease Research Centers program.  is anticipated this FOA be published the NIH Guide Grants Contracts January 2013, the application due date May 2013.  FOA utilize Specialized Center P50) activity code. will a pilot FOA the NIH transition electronic submission multi-project applications.  transition announced September 28, 2012 NOT-OD-12-161. Details the planned FOA provided below. Research Initiative Details goal this NIA program to support conduct research Alzheimer's disease AD), serve shared research resources will facilitate research AD related disorders, distinguish from processes normal brain aging mild cognitive impairment MCI), provide platform training, develop novel techniques methodologies, translate research findings better diagnostic, prevention treatment strategies. Alzheimer's Disease Centers program utilizes Specialized Center P50) grant mechanism, is designed support spectrum basic, translational clinical research activities utilizing integrated, multidisciplinary approach a specific disease entity biomedical problem area. overall theme the Center, proposed research projects integral resource Cores should relate directly the etiology, pathogenesis treatment AD related disorders. Notice encourages established investigators proven expertise and/or novel insights AD related disorders consider applying through upcoming FOA. Full details be available the FOA. APPLICATIONS NOT BEING SOLICITED THIS TIME Inquiries Please direct inquiries to: Creighton Phelps, Ph.D. Program Director, Alzheimer's Disease Centers Division Neuroscience National Institute Aging 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 350 Bethesda, MD 20814 Phone: 301) 496-9350 Email: