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Emergency Awards RADx-RAD: Screening for COVID-19 by Electronic-Nose Technology (SCENT) (U18 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) RFA-OD-20-017

This solicitation... seeks applications for a portable sensing device to detect volatile organic compounds (VOCs, i.e., scents or odors) emanating from skin or exhaled breath, saliva and different oral tissues from the oral cavity.

USC may submit only one application.

Your application submission 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 18, 2020.

HSS indicates that a letter of intent is NOT REQUIRED and a full proposal is due by September 18, 2020. For more information:

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