Research Using Biosamples and Subjects from Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Studies Complications (DP3)
|Incentive Type:||Grant Program|
Health And Safety, Research
|Governing Body:||Dept of the Army — Materiel Command|
|What’s it worth?:||Not mentioned|
The purpose of the Research Using Biosamples and Subject from Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Studies Complications program is to fund studies attempting to develop a better understanding of type 1 diabetes using subjects and/or samples from type 1 diabetes clinical studies. Prioritized projects may include:
- Biomarkers serving as surrogate end-points measuring progression and regression of diabetes.
- Metabolic abnormalities of type 1 diabetes leading to a plethora of molecular, cellular and tissue changes.
- Research using biosamples previously collected or propose new sample collection.
- Specific topics include:
– Pathways specific to type 1 diabetes in the development of atherosclerotic coronary plaques
– New environmental factors that may accelerate diabetes complications
– End-points of diabetic neuropathy, retinopathy and nephropathy that could be used in clinical trials.
– Metabolic memory in type 1 diabetes contributions to biochemical and epigenetic changes
– Studies addressing hypoglycemia mechanisms and unawareness as a complication of diabetes.
Award budget typically includes $1,000,000 over a three year period. Eligible applicants include:
- Public/state controlled higher education institutions
- Private higher education institutions
- Nonprofits with or without their 501(c)(3) IRS status
- Small businesses
- For-profit organizations
- State governments
- County governments
- City or township governments
- Special district governments
- Indian/native American tribal governments
- Eligible agencies of the federal government
- U.S. Territory or Possession
- Independent school districts
- Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorizes
- Native American Tribal Organizations
- Faith-based or Community-based Organizations
- Regional Organizations
- Non-domestic Entities
This program does not have any cost sharing requirements. Applications may be obtained from the Grants.gov website. All applications must be fully complete and submitted before the deadline.