The overarching goal of Research Technologies is to provide the infrastructure and programmatic foundation to support existing and developing technology resources to enhance translational research and transform the existing clinical research enterprise in the ACTSI community. The program focus is in the following five areas of emphasis: genomics, imaging, immunology/vaccine, molecular screening technology, and animal models of human disease.
Research Technologies Program Components:
- The Co-Sponsorship Program for Biomedical Symposia and other educational events that promotes technology training and fosters interdisciplinary collaborations
The Proof-of-Principle Fund which supports the rapid evaluation and translation of high-impact emerging technologies
Research Technologies Pilot Grant Funding which promotes novel methodological developments