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NIH: Tuberculosis Research Units (U19 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-AI-20-020

This program seeks applications... to support the establishment of multidisciplinary Tuberculosis (TB) Research Units (TBRUs) that will operate as a collaborative network to improve understanding of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb)-host interactions through characterization of bacterial and host determinants that are relevant during stages of infection and disease, and analyses of bacterial and host heterogeneity on disease outcomes.

USC may submit only one application to this solicitation.

Your application submission(s) MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a standard NIH formatted biosketch and a two page abstract via email to Richard White ( by August 3, 2020.

NIH indicates that a letter of intent IS NOT REQUIRED and a full proposal is due by September 28, 2020. For more information:

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