Alzheimer’s Disease: Role of Peripheral Proteostasis

Deadline
Jan 12, 2017
OPPORTUNITY NO.
RFA-AG-17-050
MECHANISM
R01
RESEARCH AREA(S)
SYNOPSIS

Role of Peripheral Proteostasis on Brain Aging and on Alzheimer’s Disease

This FOA is soliciting research projects that would advance biomedical research on the role of peripheral proteostasis on brain structure and function during aging and in Alzheimer’s disease, facilitating the identification of molecular and cellular markers of normal brain aging and brain aging during pathological conditions.

Deadlines:

  • Pre-Application Submission: Dec. 12, 2016
  • Application Submission: 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization, Jan. 12, 2017
ELIGIBILITY

Any individual(s) with the skills, knowledge, and resources necessary to carry out the proposed research as the Program Director(s)/Principal Investigator(s) (PD(s)/PI(s)) is invited to work with his/her organization to develop an application for support. Individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups as well as individuals with disabilities are always encouraged to apply for NIH support.