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Jul

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NCATS Announces the Toxicology in the 21st Century (Tox21) Data Challenge 2014 Competition

Posted by on July 22nd, 2014

The National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) has announced the Toxicology in the 21st Century (Tox21) Data Challenge 2014 competition. The goal of the challenge is to crowdsource data analysis by independent researchers in order to develop computational models that can better predict chemical toxicity. It is designed to improve current toxicity assessment methods,… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, E-Science, Events, Non-NLM Resources, Public Health, Translational Science

May

28

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Federal Pain Research Database Launched: Interagency Pain Research Portfolio

Posted by on May 28th, 2014

The Interagency Pain Research Portfolio (IPRP), a database that provides information about pain research and training activities supported by the federal government, has been launched by six federal agencies. Pain is a symptom of many disorders; chronic pain can present as a disease in of itself. The economic cost of pain is estimated to be… Read More »

Posted in: Non-NLM Resources, Translational Science

May

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PCORI Seeks Applications to Fund $120 Million in Comparative Clinical Effectiveness Research in 2012

Posted by on May 24th, 2012

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) released its first primary research funding announcements to support comparative clinical effectiveness research that will give patients and those who care for them the ability to make better-informed health care decisions. PCORI will award $120 million this year for innovative projects that effectively incorporate patients and stakeholders in research… Read More »

Posted in: Translational Science

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