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    Bone Research Funding Available Through U.S. DOD

    Date: May 05, 2011

    The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) recently announced the availability of $50 million in research funding for FY11 through its Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP). This program is administered through the Office of the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP).

    Applications submitted to CDMRP must address one of the following topic areas: Chronic fatigue syndrome, Chronic migraine and post-traumatic headache, Drug abuse, Epidermolysis, bullosa, Epilepsy, Fragile X syndrome, Inflammatory bowel disease, Interstitial cystitis, Listeria vaccine for infectious disease, Lupus, Neuroblastoma, Osteoporosis and related bone disease, Paget’s disease, Pancreatitis, Pheochromocytoma, Polycystic kidney disease, Posttraumatic osteoarthritis, Scleroderma, Social work research, and Tinnitus.

    Program Announcements as well as pre-application and application deadlines for the four funding mechanisms (Clinical Trial Award, Discovery Award, Investigator-Initiated Research Award, and Technology/Therapeutic Development Award) are available electronically from the CDMRP website.