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NIH: Limited Competition for the Continuation of the Chronic Kidney Disease Biomarkers Consortium (CKD BioCon) Data Coordinating Center (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)RFA-DK-19-501

This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) provides support to biomarker research in CKD by a) providing ongoing logistical support, expertise and statistical support to consortial work involving one or more PCCs, b) supervising the proposal, approval and progress of consortial studies, and supporting the conduct of the studies, and c) supervising transfer of data and samples between members of the consortium and repository activities of the consortium, as well as the NIDDK repository.

USC may only submit only one application in response to this program announcement. Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White ( by April 5, 2019. In addition to the 2-page abstract, you should also submit a biosketch for the PI.

NIH indicates that a letter of intent is NOT REQUIRED and a completed application is due by May 15, 2019. For more information:

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